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'Warp drive' may be more feasible than thought
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September 18, 2012 - 12:34 am
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http://www.foxnews.com/science/2012/09/ ... tists-say/

A warp drive to achieve faster-than-light travel — a concept popularized in television's Star Trek — may not be as unrealistic as once thought, scientists say.

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"The findings I presented today change it from impractical to plausible and worth further investigation," White told SPACE.com. "The additional energy reduction realized by oscillating the bubble intensity is an interesting conjecture that we will enjoy looking at in the lab."

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I've seen Event Horizon, I know how this ends! Badly. :geek:

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That instructional video was designed to show us the perils of warp technology.

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