Are Warp Drives Possible? Definitely Maybe, in Theory


The sci-fi idea of a “warp drive” is based on simple physics: nothing can move faster than the speed of light. (There may be exceptions, such as in certain kinds of quantum tunneling, but this seems unlikely.) So, if we want a vessel to travel faster than light, we need to create a bubble that [Read More...]

Doctor Who Meets Snoopy


A couple of my favorite things come together. Nerdtastic. My son and I are watching David Tennant’s spectacular run as the Tenth Doctor, and we finally got to “Blink,” one of the best hours of TV I’ve seen in ages. HT: Kat via Facebook.   [Read more...]