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Private Mission Aims to Give Solar Sails Their Day in the Sun

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Science  17 Jun 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5729, pp. 1737
DOI: 10.1126/science.308.5729.1737

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Assembled by enthusiasts on a shoestring budget, Cosmos 1 could spearhead a new generation of photon-powered spacecraft.