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View Full Version : Zubrin Claims VASIMR is a Hoax



Fraser
2011-Jul-13, 12:30 AM
A next-generation plasma rocket called the Variable Specific Impulse Magnetoplasma Rocket (VASIMR) being developed by former NASA astronaut Franklin Chang Diaz has been touted as a way to get astronauts to Mars in weeks rather than months, as well as an innovative, cheap way to re-boost the International Space Station. But in a biting commentary [...]

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