archiv~1.txt: SETI $1 billion interstellar probe proposed

SETI $1 billion interstellar probe proposed

Larry Klaes ( lklaes@bbn.com )
Wed, 10 Mar 1999 08:05:50 -0500

http://www.bergen.com:80/morenews/spacetug199903098.htm

"The ultimate road trip, a nearly 100 billion-mile
excursion out of the solar system, is being
proposed by scientists at government
laboratories in New Mexico and California.

"Their proposed interstellar space cruiser would haul a
1-ton telescope into the unexplored frontier of
interstellar space at 380,000 mph, give or take a
few thousand mph."