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Since it seems to be feasible using current technology, it is possible that Project Orion might be built one day. Of course it hasn't been built yet!
A number of concepts based on Orion, or incorporating similar ideas have been proposed by various researchers. Some of these have been suggested as improvements, and others have been proposed as a way of avoiding legal issues about using nuclear weapons as a means of spacecraft propulsion. The feasibility of many of these variants remains unclear.
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