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Fraser
2016-Oct-28, 09:50 PM
A recent study by an international team of scientists looked at Project Starshot and assessed the likelihood of its success, based on several design features
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Buttercup
2016-Oct-28, 09:52 PM
Hexagon.

I could do the math on that, but...I wouldn't want to make others here ENVIOUS over my vast and enviable mathematical prowess. :p