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Catalytic Nuclear Ramjet

28 May 2009, 01:34 UTC
Catalytic Nuclear Ramjet
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Robert Bussard first proposed the Nuclear-Fusion Interstellar Ramjet in 1960 and it caught the imagination of researchers (like Carl Sagan) and fiction writers (like Larry Niven & Poul Anderson) alike. Basically Bussard proposed to scoop up the interstellar medium and fuse it for propulsion, thus allowing a rocket to refuel for its [...]

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