DailyDirt: Interstellar Travel -- 'To Boldly Go Where No One Has Gone Before'

from the urls-we-dig-up dept

If only interstellar travel were as easy as it is depicted in movies and TV shows like Star Trek... While we won't be traveling beyond our solar system anytime soon, there are already plenty of efforts underway to develop the technologies needed to make interstellar travel a reality. Here are a few examples. If you'd like to read more awesome and interesting stuff, check out this unrelated (but not entirely random!) Techdirt post.

Filed Under: 100yss, darpa, exploration, interstellar travel, propulsion, space, star trek, starships
Companies: icarus interstellar, nasa


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    John Fenderson (profile), 19 Sep 2012 @ 11:04am

    Re: Re:

    Science writers tend to say a lot of things.

    Scientists tend to be very careful about what they say, but the journalists reporting on them tend to paraphrase and select quotes in ways that make it sound like scientists have said something more radical or surprising than what they actually said.

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