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An updated Orion type proposal

Posted by: SANEAlex - Fri Jan 27, 2012 12:02 am
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Post An updated Orion type proposal   Posted on: Fri Jan 27, 2012 12:02 am
http://nextbigfuture.com/2010/03/150-ki ... e-gun.html


edited to add oops :oops: that was link to older version but still interesting proper link now added below.

http://nextbigfuture.com/2012/01/nuclea ... ching.html

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Post Re: An updated Orion type proposal   Posted on: Sat Jan 28, 2012 5:57 pm
Still no chance one will ever be built. On Earth.

One build and propelled from radioactives mined from the Moon or asteroids, sure. In fact, probably.

But not from here for the foreseeable future. The lawyers and treehuggers will make sure of that.


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