Category Archives: upupandaway

Faster than the Speed of Light

In summer of 2013, the New York Times published an article¬†about¬†NASA’s (then) newest project. Physicists and engineers were trying to determine whether “warp drive” might one day be possible. Warp drive, for those of you who are not Trekkies, is traveling faster than the speed of light or 3.0 x 10^5 km/s, and thus far […] Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in astro201, blog1, Instruments, Light, Space travel, speedoflight, upupandaway | Comments Off on Faster than the Speed of Light