P4_1 Rendezvous With Rama: An analysis of the physics behind Arthur C. Clarke's science-fiction spaceship

Luke Ingram, Lawrence Evans, Daniel Cherrie, Adam Tyler


This article investigates quantitatively the conditions described by a group of astronauts within a ship in the science-ction book Rendezvous with Rama by Arthur C. Clarke. It was found that the conditions would have allowed the astronauts to walk on the surface but breathing would be difficult.

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