Re: minsky vs solar sails

Eugene Leitl (
Sat, 24 Jul 1999 14:56:25 -0700 (PDT)

Rik van Riel writes:

> Use a ramjet and scoop interstellar hydrogen? It sounds
> interesting, basically because I can't visualize how it
> works...

Unfortunately, you intuition is not very well equipped when dealing with bulk matter interacting relativistic particle streams.