Chris Beilby (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Sun, 31 Jan 1999 21:14:00 -0800
Roger Harkavy wrote:
> On Sun, 31 Jan 1999, Chris Beilby wrote:
> > The original target of the colony drop in Stardust was Jabauro. The Solar System
> > II wasn't fired at full power, and only pushed it off course.
> Is there something in the dialogue that supoprts Jaburo as the target of
> the colony?
> And how could what is essentially a huge parabolic mirror push a space
> Roger Harkavy
It is actually a matter of orbital physics and mass. As part of the colony was
burned away by the Solar System, the mass of the colony changes, therby changing the
way it was affected by gravity.
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