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What does SE stand for?
SE stands for Space Elevator
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Like other speculative projects, like the space elevator or terraforming Mars, we should seriously consider putting this alongside our other near-term plans for space exploration and work," Dvorsky added.
Future missions--which once were limited to the realm of science fiction, but today are discussed by leading scientists and engineers--include building a space elevator on the surface of the moon, deflecting a hazardous near-Earth asteroid, and traveling to Mars (perhaps even establishing colonies there).
For a space elevator to work, a cable attached to an object in geosynchronous orbit would be secured to a point on earth.
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The author includes many of his own papers that outline his ideas for new concepts in aerospace and technology such as the controversial space elevator, electrostatic linear engines, the transfer of electricity in outer space and the utilization of wind energy at high altitudes.
The trouble is President Obama can't afford to tax the space shuttle - leaving a gap in the market for scientists at Cambridge University who have developed a string so strong it could be harnessed to carry a space elevator.