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Re: RE: Re: starship-design: One way (again...)
David Levine wrote:
>Right. In the original concept for this design group, we were assuming
>some extremely pressing reason-to-go had come up.
I can't imagine any extremely pressing reason to go which would also
give enough time to develop interstellar travel capability.
>I think the
>assumption was the remote detection of life-bearing planets in the
>target system, with a potential mission receiving large amounts of
That wouldn't be an extremely pressing reason to go, unless that
life included intelligent life which are developing or have
developed their own interstellar travel capability.
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