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Feb 20, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Michel Lamontagne, Icarus Interstellar
The Icarus Interstellar 'Firefly' starship concept could use novel nuclear fusion techniques to power its way to Alpha Centauri within 100 years (guest article)
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?
Jun 13, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In an effort to visualize what a future starship may look like, NASA physicist Sonny White and space artist Mark Rademaker have teamed up to create the 'IXS Enterprise.'
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.
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 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 →
May 20, 2013 01:45 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The Starship Congress will see some of the most forward-thinking scientists and engineers descend on Dallas, Texas -- now you can get involved with an interstellar Kickstarter campaign. Continue reading →