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Could space nitrogen be useful ?

Posted by: topspeed - Sat Jan 18, 2014 10:16 am
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Post Could space nitrogen be useful ?   Posted on: Sat Jan 18, 2014 10:16 am
Is there any way to use the gasses found in space as a fuel..like methane and nitrogen ? Some planets seem to possess huge quantities of these.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nitrogen

Frozen nitrogen on Triton; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triton_(moon)

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Post Re: Could space nitrogen be useful ?   Posted on: Sat Jan 18, 2014 11:49 am
How about methane; http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=18410

... H2O in Europa; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Europa_(moon)

Can ammonia be used ? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Callisto_(moon)

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Post Re: Could space nitrogen be useful ?   Posted on: Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:16 pm
Anything can be used as a reaction mass is you get it hot and annoyed enough.


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