solar sailing


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Posted by P on 03/21/02 - 12:17:33
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Try reading Arthur C. Clarke's essay called "The Wind from the Sun."  He invents a solar sail race from the Earth to the Moon.  Early 1960's, I believe.

This concept, I think, first originated in Russia
in the early 1900's.

Pam


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