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Prof Hawking to mail postage-stamp space craft to Alpha Centauri using frickin' lasers

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IKEAShot 1

If the probe is cheap and the boost only costs a power station's output for a few minutes, why not just send millions of probes that would assemble themselves on the way into something that could easily send a signal back and do other useful stuff at the target ?

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