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Tachyons

As every sci-fi geek knows, matter may travel faster than the speed of light as long as its mass is imaginary (a multiple of √−1). A so-called tachyon would not overturn special relativity—and it would provide a handy way of resolving any conflicts … Continue reading

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The Speed of Imagination

When I was little, I asked my mom what was faster than the speed of light. I think my friend’s dad had been watching Star Trek while I was over and they talked about warp speeds on the show. My … Continue reading

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