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Can We Detect Warp Drives From Alien Civilizations?

A new paper proposes how current and future-generation gravitational wave observatories can detect warp drive signatures.

In Star Trek, Starfleet is the exploratory and defensive force of the United Federation of Planets. Starfleet’s most important rule is the Prime Directive, which dictates that…



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Jimmy Ng, Ph. D

I write about science, technology, and science fiction; 3x top writer (science, space, future); semiconductor engineer by day