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Race Result Details

Racer Hello there (mathandphysicsftw)
Race Number 22513
Date Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:59:18 +0000
Speed 133 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 98.7%
Rank 3rd place (out of 3)
Opponents mako640 (2nd place) mcaso123 (1st place)

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They may have even had a brief discussion about recovering my body, but regulations are clear. In the event a crewman dies on Mars, he stays on Mars. Leaving his body behind reduces weight for the MAV on the trip back. That means more disposable fuel and a larger margin of error for the return thrust. No point in giving that up for sentimentality.
The Martian (book) by Andy Weir (see stats)

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