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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 8
02-08-2012, 01:17 PM
Originally Posted by Amosov
Cool interview, especially the last part. Though directed energy weapons wouldn't have a recoil effect. Jeri Ryan also made that mistake when she first started to play Seven of Nine:

- Jeri Ryan Interview.
Actually, energy weapons *would* have recoil. Photons carry momentum. The full Energy-mass equation is E^2 = (pc)^2 + (mc^2)^2 .

But I guess the directors on Star Trek didn't know that.