[FPSPACE] FW: A Brief History of Solar Sails
ljk4 at msn.com
Thu Jul 31 19:23:28 EDT 2008
>From: NASA Science News <snglist at snglist.msfc.nasa.gov>
>To: NASA Science News <snglist at snglist.msfc.nasa.gov>
>Subject: A Brief History of Solar Sails
>Date: Thu, 31 Jul 2008 14:38:08 -0500
>NASA Science News for July 31, 2008
>Have you ever stared up at the night sky, felt a gentle breeze, and wished
>you could set sail for the stars? Get in line. Many great thinkers from
>history have had the same idea. This long-held fancy could soon become
>reality with one solar sail mission on the drawing board and another
>already on the launching pad, slated to blast off this summer.
>FULL STORY at
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