View Single Post
Career Officer
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 3,929
# 144
02-12-2013, 10:44 PM
Originally Posted by psycoticvulcan View Post
Not so much "working on it" as they are "seeing if it's theoretically possible". Hopefully it'll happen soon, but unless public interest in space exploration booms (which the Enterprise could pull off ) I can't see a working warp drive happening within our lifetimes.
It is theoretically possible; the problem is the power requirements would be somewhere on the order of q thousand times the energy currently consumed by the entire human race.