Episode 378

329 - What Is An Electric Sail


October 24th, 2017

10 mins 10 secs

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About this Episode

We’re all familiar with the idea of solar sails to explore the Solar System, using the light pressure from the Sun. But there’s another propulsion system that could harness the power of the Sun, electric sails, and it’s a pretty exciting idea.

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