A Realistic Vision of Moon-Lifting

Mass-Lifting from The Moon

The Mass Distribution Problem

Lifting — Essentially Complete Deconstruction of an Astronomical Object

Why Would We Ever Do This?

Mining Trace Minerals

Spin-Up Disassociation

Very Janky Illustration of Spin-Up for Moon-Lifting

Followup Calculation Work

Binding Energy from Wikipedia, Note the R⁵ Factor — Size Dominates the Discussion

Perspective on Gross Energy Needed

Competitive Comparison to Asteroid Herding

Competitive Comparison to Space Steel Manufacturing

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