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Alternative Propulsion System Could Fuel Trip To and From Mars

Patrick “Paddy” Neumann, a Phd student at the University of Sydney, has developed an ion engine that could enable space craft to travel to Mars and back on a single tank of fuel. 201 more words



Actually CCP is teasing us with new propulsion technology to rocket your EVE Gaming to new heights, well presumably on higher graphic settings than I am able to use… 89 more words

EVE Online

So is this proof of the EM Drive?

Nearly everyone in science considers Roger Shawyer’s EM Drive to violate the laws of physics, but many wish that it, or another drive like it could be developed. 146 more words


Beating the Clock

This week we will be doing the ratchet set again where we do repeated swims on progressively shorter turnaround times.  This set is good for improving your speed endurance as you will be trying to hold a good pace with some increasingly short rest intervals.  254 more words

Training Skills

Lasso the Moon

I have been a personal fan of the concept of the Space Elevator (SE) since attending a talk by Bradley Edwards describing his work developing the concept. 520 more words

Bigelow Aerospace Seeking Immediate Propulsion Talent in Huntsville

Bigelow Aerospace is staffing a special department to support propulsion requirements for its commercial destinations in space. I have been tasked to spearhead the development of future Bigelow propulsion systems in Huntsville, Alabama. 100 more words

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