articles tagged: interstellar travel
world of weird things podcast: the realistic hitchhiker’s guide to the galaxy
# podcast

world of weird things podcast: the realistic hitchhiker’s guide to the galaxy

In sci-fi movies, explorers arrive on alien worlds in the blink of an eye using warp drives, or cheat time with cryogenic sleep chambers. But how would interstellar travel actually work in the real world?

to the stars, but at a lethargic snail’s pace
# tech

to the stars, but at a lethargic snail’s pace

It's hard to understate just how ambitious a project to visit another star would have to be in order to truly succeed.

tau zero tries to read kardashev’s tea leaves
# space

tau zero tries to read kardashev’s tea leaves

Tau Zero Foundation's founder's interpretation of the Earth's energy generation projections profoundly misunderstands its own point.