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Nov 23 2015

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What…no warp drive?

NASA awards contracts for deep-space advanced propulsion systems.

The 3 different systems are:

  • a 100 kW class Solar Electric Propulsion (SEP) system (Ad Astra, MSNW, and Aerojet Rocketdyne)
  • nuclear thermal propulsion to enable rapid transport of crew to Mars
  • high energy, modular power systems for exploration missions

No, no warp drive.

Wait, perpetual motion is bogus???

And speaking of some thermonuclear hilarity:

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