DailyDirt: Riding Through Space On A Beam Of Light

If you’re looking forward to watching The Martian movie, you probably enjoy watching rockets blast off into space and seeing big explosions. However, really long distance space travel could be much less entertaining without rockets unless you like looking at the glow of a ion thruster. Spacecraft using the momentum of light won’t even glow, but they could be part of more and more space ships. Check out a few of these projects.

After you’ve finished checking out those links, take a look at our Daily Deals for cool gadgets and other awesome stuff.

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