Tag Archives: Warp Drive (also see FTL)

Theoretical “Lentz Drive” Could Make Star Trek-Style Warp Technology a Reality

Ever since Captain James T. Kirk first ordered Chief Engineer Montgomery Scott to jump the Starship Enterprise to warp speed, real world scientists and engineers have looked for ways to bring the concept of faster than light travel into reality.

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Warp Drive and Aliens: Bryan Gaensler Public Lecture

Warp Drive and Aliens: Bryan Gaensler Public Lecture

In his live public lecture at Perimeter Institute on February 5, 2020, astronomer Bryan Gaensler (Dunlap Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Toronto) explored the latest thinking on interstellar travel and on the search for alien life – including why he believes the frontiers of current research may be more exciting and visionary than any fictional stories we can imagine.

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Faster-than-light Travel: is Warp Drive Really Possible?

Faster-than-light travel: Is warp drive really possible?

In the Universe of Star Trek , humanity ventures out into the Galaxy on 5 April 2063 with the first ever journey on a ship capable of faster-than-light travel. The newly-invented ‘warp drive’ not only lets humans explore the cosmos, but attracts the attention of Vulcans and brings about […] See more at: Faster-than-light travel: Is warp drive really possible?

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