[amsat-bb] NO EJECTION MASS Propulsion
normanlizeth at gmail.com
Wed Aug 6 10:56:58 UTC 2014
It's either fodder for the conspiracy theorists or it'll win a Noble prize.
On Wed, Aug 6, 2014 at 6:53 AM, Mike Lemons <motie at mindspring.com> wrote:
> It doesn't violate any laws of physics if you are expending power from
> photovoltaics to propel your spacecraft.
> For example, you could push against the Earth's magnetic field to get a
> satellite into a higher orbit.
> This article seems to confirm this model, although they don't know what
> they are pushing against:
> I agree that this is probably nonsense, but maybe it isn't.
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