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Deceleration of Interstellar Photon Sails into Bound Orbits at Alpha Centauri

For any serious consideration of humanity's long-term ability to thrive, interstellar travel is a prime necessity. As well, interstellar travel is vital to satisfy the curiosity and exploratory nature of humanity, and will accelerate our understanding into the nature of the universe into next-level status.

 

Article: http://www.nextbigfuture.com/2017/02/a-decelerating-gravity-slingshot-and.html

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Article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/briankoberlein/2017/02/02/an-interstellar-spacecraft-could-use-starlight-to-reach-another-star/#541da08176b7

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