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Re: RE: starship-design: food in space.

In a message dated 10/13/99 9:44:26 PM, lparker@cacaphony.net writes:

>> A space platform could be so automated that people are not
>> needed. A space hotel
>> would
>> still have prime rib steak brought from earth. "Today's
>> special 'prime rib of
>> rabbit'" does
>> not quite cut it for $10,000 for the room rates. A L5 space
>> station how ever
>> would make
>> "Farming community" as transportion would be something like
>> the colonization of
>> the
>> new world from the old world.
>Hmmm, rabbit, now there is a novel idea! See, I knew something good would
>come of this. Small, easy to care for cheap to feed, and they taste good

For a few bucks launch cost, I'll stick to steak (no not $10,000 a pound, 
that won't be allowed).