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Plasma rocket

The testing of a prototype plasma rocket being developed at MIT that is much smaller than other rockets of its kind and runs on gases that are much less expensive than conventional propellants. (WARNING: audio is loud)

Video: Oleg V. Batishchev

Read the full story at http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2009/plasma-rocket-0224.html

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