[ExI] The amazing Star Raker project that never was....
possiblepaths2050 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 23 09:10:30 UTC 2015
If only this had been achieved by the United States, or as a joint project
with other nations! But how much would it have actually cost? And was the
technology mature enough back then to actually do it?
"Each Star-Raker was projected to carry a payload of 100 tons, and a fleet
of Star-Rakers would work day-in, day-out to shuttle into orbit the
materials and tools and astronauts required to assemble these massive
(solar energy gathering) satellites."
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