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The initial version will be able to boost more than 50,000 pounds to Earth-escape velocity.
Using data from a number of very fast stars in the Andromeda Galaxy spotted by the William Herschel telescope, the researchers could calculate the escape velocity of the galaxy.
How does a company like Spotify grow up over the last 10 years and achieve escape velocity?
Larger narratives would only destroy that apartness from the chain of events which gives them escape velocity.
Soar higher, to twenty-two thousand miles above earth, to that sweet spot where escape velocity meshes with gravity.
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