Elon Musk Has Killed The Dream Of A Space Elevator

There’s still a way to resurrect it if we’re willing to wait

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Remember the skyborne city of Zalem from the movie “Battle Angel Alita”? It’s actually the bottom of a space elevator (Fandom.com)
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Dammit, Jim, I’m a retired sailor, not a molecular physicist!
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This is a licorice production plant. It just needs to be upgraded to manufacture graphene and shipped to an asteroid. Simple, right? (HarryDavis.com)

Retired Navy. Inveterate contrarian. If I haven’t done it, I’ve usually done something close.

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