Thursday, January 29, 2009

Paging Dr. Brigham

Space elevator ... and the next floor is outer space

An elevator ride into space could become more than sci-fi fantasy, thanks to a British breakthrough

Ever since it was first popularised by Arthur C Clarke, the idea of a “space elevator” has languished in the realms of science fiction. But now a team of British scientists has taken the first step on what could be a high-tech stairway to heaven.

- Times Online

Told ya! It's my way to the spaceway!


BarbaraCA said...

I am taking the escalator. Dude.

dwiff said...

Please be informed "stairway to heaven" will not be operational until 2056.