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Inflatable Kevlar-polyethylene composite tubes may help scientists finally realise the dream of space elevators. Alastair Stuart reports

It's onwards and literally upwards for space elevator technology. Blogger Alastair Stuart discusses work done with inflatable structures at York University in Canada:

Going Up

This is a science-related article by Alastair Stuart, one of our site contributors . Got any thoughts about the future of space tourism? Hit us in the comment thread below.


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