Re: Fresh Meat, EI conferences &w Towers to the Stars

From: Robert J. Bradbury (
Date: Sun Feb 27 2000 - 18:37:03 MST

> > I wrote about the Landis Tsiolkovsky Tower design paper in JBIS.

On Sun, 27 Feb 2000, Spike Jones wrote:
> Robert, methinks this estimate is waaaaay off, by perhaps orders of
> magnitude (low). I may be able to find the Landis/Cafarelli paper in
> the electronic archives.

I htmlized it... See:
and pointers from that. Geoffrey Landis is a very serious engineer, so
I doubt the paper is incorrect. Some trivia is that he organized the
conference at which Vinge presented the first singularity paper.

Re: my email address...

You may be confusing me with someone else, I don't have an AOL address.
(Are you sure it was last week that was bad for you? :-))
My backup address "" should work now that
I rebooted that system. My regular email (
is down until I beat up my new DNS provider (eNom) tomorrow.
Sending directly to the system (, appears
to work however.


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