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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 5
04-28-2009, 05:25 PM
I have issues with this.

It's a really nice story. Here's the problem. A supernova propagates at the speed of light. And stars tend to be separated by light years. So a star nation with FTL communication, FTL sensors, and FTL travel completely missed a supernova that happened, I'm guessing here, based on how far it is to OUR closest neighbor, four years before. It's a nice story but someone needs to fill that logic gap for me. Quickly. Without application of "It's for the plot."