Friday, April 26, 2019
"5 Real Possibilities for Interstellar Travel"
PBS Digital Studios covers “5 Real Possibilities for Interstellar Travel”.
The supposition is that Earth has to relocate to an earthlike planet around Proxima Centauri, over 4 light years away.
The best practical chance is a drive made of thermonuclear weapons – a lot of them.
A fusion, anti-matter, or even micro black hole drive is possible, and it might get new residents there in 3 years relativistic time. Other scenarios say you need to house three generations on a space ship. Who gets to go?
He doesn’t present the Alcubierre Drive.