Last quote by Catherine Plesko
Cannonball technology is actually very good technology, because you're intercepting the object at very high speed, so it ends up being more effective than conventional high explosives. If you really need a lot of energy, though, a nuclear burst is the way to get the largest amount of energy out to the object in the smallest possible container.
“For nuclear deflection, it really is the best idea to do an intensive load of these calculations before we even need to contemplate doing anything real.” said Catherine Plesko on this article: NASA's Bold Plan to Save Earth From Killer Asteroids. This page contains 1 article quoting Catherine Plesko. Main topics on which Catherine Plesko is quoted are energy and object. In addition you’ll find 2 quotes there. All these quotes are mentioned on this page and you can filter them by date and by topics.
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Jan 10 2017
For nuclear deflection, it really is the best idea to do an intensive load of these calculations before we even need to contemplate doing anything real.
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