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October 23rd, 2005

Researchers compete to develop space exploration tools for NASA

High-tech teams gathered this weekend to put far-out concepts for reaching space to the test. The competition at the NASA Ames Research Center invited teams to take their best shot at creating the world's first "space elevator" - originally conceived by Arthur C. Clarke in his 1978 novel, "The Fountains of Paradise."


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