Is The Alcubierre Warp Drive Possible? | Space Time | PBS Digital Studios

Is The Alcubierre Warp Drive Possible? | Space Time | PBS Digital Studios

Rumor has it NASA is actually working on a real faster than light warp drive. So when do we get our first starship? Faster than light travel is a staple of science fiction. Star Trek warp drives zip around the galaxy at hundreds of times the speed of light. But traveling at the real cosmic…

The Absurdity of Detecting Gravitational Waves

The Absurdity of Detecting Gravitational Waves

1.3 billion years ago in a galaxy far, far away two black holes merged As they violently spiraled into each other They created traveling distortions in the fabric of space-time gravitational waves in the last tenth of a second the energy released in these waves was 50 times greater then the energy being released by…