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How Far Could A Human Travel In A Constantly-Accelerating Rocket Ship?

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How Far Could A Human Travel In A Constantly-Accelerating Rocket Ship?

A Soyuz-2.1a rocket lifts off on April 19, 2013, with Bion-M No. 1. Rockets don’t accelerate much faster than cars or objects in free-fall on Earth, but the key limitation is that they cannot maintain that acceleration indefinitely. If they could, here’s what would suddenly be within reach. ROSKOSMOS Human spaceflight has brought us beyond Earth,…

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