Tuesday June 24, 2003
Book 3: Under New Management — Part III: Board of Accidental Tourism


Ennesby: Commander, we don't have a fabber. How do you expect to be able to build decent astronomy gear from scratch?
Kevyn: By not starting from scratch. I can get excellent resolution by building a hundred-node "Very Large Array" from existing components.
Ennesby: A Very Large Array would work, Kevyn, but the only thing that we've got that many of is missiles.
Kevyn: It's also going to be a Very Dangerous Array.