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Impressive proof of the value of solar sail-powered vessels. (Read
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|"What about the laser-boosted light sail the Moties used to reach New Caledonia in Larry Niven's "The Mote in God's Eye"?"
(crazyeddie 2/5/2011 5:49:52 AM)
|"You're thinking of the laser cannon, which made an earlier appearance in Larry Niven's 1966 novel Neutron Star."
(Bill Christensen 2/6/2011 7:50:23 AM)
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