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|German to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|German term or phrase: Sonnenwindsegel|
|Prominentestes Beispiel aus dieser Pionierzeit ist das Sonnenwindsegel des Physikalischen Instituts der Universität Bern (1969).|
Solar Wind Sail
Whether this refers to an actual (terrestrial) equipment, or to a sail to derive motive power from the solar wind (a stream of particles emanating from the Sun) is open to conjecture. I have read many SF stories concerning the use of the latter.
Arthur C. Clarke, Isaac Asimov, et al.
Local time: 10:16
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 88
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