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Old 08-11-2019, 10:17 PM
SamuelA is offline
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Originally Posted by Tripler View Post
Is that the guy who said we could nuke an asteroid
Remember project Orion? So rebuild some nukes as as propulsion charges and detonate them at a distance from the asteroid.

Guess you need to develop the actual propulsion charges also, don't think they were ever more than a paper design. And test fire them, which violates a test ban treaty. But who cares, an asteroid is coming.