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Space: the final frontier

October 6, 2012

@Spacex’s first commercial resupply flight to ISS is proceeding towards launch tomorrow, the SpaceX CRS-1 mission. Meanwhile a team at the University of Huntsville are building Charger-1 to try to achieve “break-even” for thermonuclear propulsion. “It could reduce a trip to Mars to six weeks instead of six months”. Their ultimate goal is to develop a system that will “propel humans throughout the solar system”.

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