Ep 482: Alternative Ways to Space

Getting to space is all about rockets, but people are trying to figure out other methods that could carry payloads to orbit and beyond. Railguns, airplanes, tethers and more. Today we’ll talk about alternative methods of spaceflight.

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This episode is sponsored by: Barkbox and Rover

Show Notes

Space Elevator
Tether System
Geosynchronous or Geostationary orbit
Orbital Ring
Space Fountain
Mass Drivers
Space Gun
Scramjets and Ramjets
Hybrid approaches Skycat


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