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Old 08-02-2012, 10:29 PM
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If I recall correctly, the presence of hydrogen in space was the basis for the theoretical design of the Bussard ramjet, which was a real idea that Star Trek adopted for its TNG (and onward) productions.

The Bussard would collect sparse hydrogen particles and convert them for use into energy

Might've been Omni Magazine where I'd read something about such theoretical designs.
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