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“icarus interstellar”

A new project aims to turn interstellar navigation into an invaluable asset for the future of spaceflight and a useful educational tool.
Oct 22, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Heath Rezabek, Icarus Interstellar
This Fall, interstellar aspirations seem to be in the air with the release of the movie Interstellar and game Civilization: Beyond Earth -- what does this tell us about society?
Jan 14, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Jeff Lee, Icarus Interstellar
If we could harness the energy generated by an evaporating black hole, we might be able to bridge the vast space between the stars.
Oct 28, 2013 11:52 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Traveling to another star is not impossible -- we just need to comprehend the vast distances, time and energies required before we can master the interstellar ocean. Continue reading →
Aug 22, 2013 02:07 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
If we become an interstellar race, what should we do if we run into extraterrestrial life? Continue reading →
Aug 19, 2013 07:21 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Nearly 200 interstellar scientists, engineers, astronomers, historians, economists, architects, artists, anthropologists and enthusiasts descended on Dallas, Texas, for the first Starship Congress. Continue reading →
Aug 13, 2013 12:49 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
The idea of planning, building and sending a starship into interstellar space is a an awesome concept -- now a prize has been set up to stimulate interstellar technologies. Continue reading →