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Comment: Re:Larry Niven & the Bussard Ramjet (Score 1) 79

by rickola (#20961621) Attached to: Dr. Bussard Passes Away, Polywell Fusion Continues
Oh, I didn't mean to say that we were the first to name a piece of space hardware after Bussard, just that we did it specifically on Star Trek for a bit of the machinery that fit. I also learned about the ramscoop/ramjet by reading Larry Niven's books - as well as illustrating them. :) Rick

Every program is a part of some other program, and rarely fits.