Re: Solutions to the Zero-G problem

From: Eugene Leitl (
Date: Fri Oct 27 2000 - 10:54:45 MDT

Michael S. Lorrey writes:
> It is an idea that has been considered, however the problems of maintaining
> rotating and non-rotating sections of a ship or space station adds to complexity

The only nonrotating section you need on a Mars mission is the antenna
array, not even that, if the whole axis is aligned.

A truss-connected dumbbell would do.

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