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Space Elevators--Do They Exist?
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[quote:Chapman_Baxter:MV8xMzAzNjg1XzIxMzU2MzU3XzY1NDg1NTJG] How could they possibly hide a thick cable that is hanging in the sky? Here's some lovely maths on the subject: http://www.zadar.net/space-elevator/ "Under the term the cable length we consider the length where the cable is of the same thickness on the both ends. Consequently, the cable length is 143 800 km (although it can be in reality shorter or longer)." [/quote]
Check out this promotional vid for one of the MANY companies that is working on prototypes of space elevators:
I remember reading Arthur C. Clarke's book "Fountains of Paradise" ages ago and figuring we'd have space elevators soon, but 25+ years later they still haven't figured it out?
Have they already put them into operation and hid their existence?
This idea occured to me while watching the interesting documentary "Moon Rising" where a graphic artists shows his retouched pictures of the moon and space from NASA.
His process reveals some interseting formations in space that seem to have ribbons extending down to the earth:
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