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An alternative plan for waking Dread Cthulhu by the Operational Phenomenology Agency as opposed to using 109 human sacrifices.

PROJECT GODWAKER Edit

• Variable-inclination orbital swarm of > 4,294,967,296 invocation nodes • Invocation node: solar-powered neurocomputing node manufactured in orbit from Lunar regolith • High-bandwidth quantum-encrypted prayer links for peer-to-peer summoning coordination • Hyperdimensional Dho-Na curve geometry supported by breakthrough in deep neural-network systems

Launching PROJECT GODMAKER: Requirements Edit

• HLV Capability: Falcon Heavy or NASA SLS required for > 370 tons into Lunar orbit (20 launch minimum) • Deployment of Lunar Space Elevator (PROJECT MOONSTALK) from L1 to Lunar south pole • Deployment of > 1Gw of photovoltaic panels in L1 to power and provision GODWAKER Surface Installation (est. weight: 1000 tons) • Deployment of Phase 1 Von Neumann robot factory to Shackleton Crater (est. 2000 tons) • Shackleton to L1 lift of GODWAKER nodes into orbit via ascender

PROJECT GODWAKER Time Frame Edit

• Development of Heavy Lunar Surface Engineering capability  2–3 years • Development of Phase 1 Von Neumann factory  Ongoing • Design of GODWAKER node block 1 spacecraft  15–30 months • Fabrication of L1 solar power station  9–30 months

PROJECT GODWAKER Budget Edit

Maximum wartime priority—see Manhattan Project, Apollo Program • Initial $120Bn allocation for FY2015 (approved unanimously by Congress and Senate) • Enabling Act to permit conscription of any necessary resources (approved unanimously by Congress and Senate) • FY2016 allocation to be decided (will be approved unanimously) • CBO Assent: unconditionally granted • Enabling Act to permit conscription of any necessary resources (approved unanimously by Congress and Senate)


Excerpt From: Stross, Charles. “The Labyrinth Index.” Tom Doherty Associates. Apple Books. This material may be protected by copyright.

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