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banquo's_bumble_puppy
2006-Mar-28, 05:20 PM
Would it be possible to build fast micro probes that could be shot from orbiting nuclear canon? Would the probe be vaporized? Could such a probe obtain a good percentage of light speed?

banquo's_bumble_puppy
2006-Mar-28, 05:25 PM
just noticed the thread on nuclear rocket engines......