Spaceships With Solar-Powered Lasers Could Deflect World-Ending Asteroids

June 19, 2012 by  
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Solar technology has taken off and literally shot into orbit over the last few years with satellites and the USAF’s top-secret shuttle being powered by photovoltaic panels. Now a team from Scotland’s University of Strathclyde believes that the renewable energy source could have planet-saving potential – they’ve proposed building a series of spacecrafts equipped with solar-powered lasers that could deflect incoming asteroids. Read the rest of Spaceships With Solar-Powered Lasers Could Deflect World-Ending Asteroids Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “solar energy” , asteroid defence , asteroid laser , asteroid protection , solar energy beam , solar power laser , solar power space , solar satellite rays , solar satellites , solar satellites space , sun rays , university of Strathclyde

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