Roadmap to Alpha Centauri

Pick your favorite travel mode — big, small, light, dark, or twisted

Nautilus
Mar 15 · 10 min read

By George Musser

Ever since the dawn of the space age, a quixotic subculture of physicists, engineers, and science-fiction writers have devoted their lunch hours and weekends to drawing up plans for starships, propelled by the imperative for humans to crawl out of our Earthly…

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