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Is this the lost science fiction authors line?

  1. Mar 20, 2017 #1
    Hi all,

    I'm Trey Howell, a science fiction author who is trying hard to tell it straight, but my physics skills are poor at best. I have three published works, titled The Man and the Moon, The Station Heist, and Fury of the Mistress, Part One. They're all inter-related. I like to pretend that it's "hard" science fiction, because I try hard to do the math and make sure it's all somewhat plausible, while still having events like train-launched rocket trapeze acts.

    Right now I'm working on Part Two, and I seem to have cornered myself with some ballistic trajectories that don't make sense, which I posted about in Classical Physics. I will... quite likely be coming back often with more questions. I ain't no rocket scientist, but my father is. Nevertheless, we manage to cause more problems we can solve.

    Have a nice day!
     
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  3. Mar 20, 2017 #2

    phinds

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    Welcome to the forum
     
  4. Mar 20, 2017 #3
    In case it helps, you might not have yet seen there is special sci fi subsection here.
    https://www.physicsforums.com/forums/science-fiction-and-fantasy.219/
    There you can post ideas which may not be currently accepted science as long it's it not completely ridiculous.
    Welcome to the forum
     
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