A new project aims to turn interstellar navigation into an invaluable asset for the future of spaceflight and a useful educational tool.
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?
If we could harness the energy generated by an evaporating black hole, we might be able to bridge the vast space between the stars.
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 →
If we become an interstellar race, what should we do if we run into extraterrestrial life? Continue reading →
Nearly 200 interstellar scientists, engineers, astronomers, historians, economists, architects, artists, anthropologists and enthusiasts descended on Dallas, Texas, for the first Starship Congress. Continue reading →
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 →