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Three methods to reach Alpha Centauri that don’t require wormholes or warp drive

Breakthrough Starshot aims to one day send probes to Alpha Centauri…but what if humans wanted to go there, too? | Image: Planetary Habitability Laboratory/University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo


Spacers in combat simulation training…a lot different from the real thing | Source: Daniel Bechennec


Tracers at night…as they say, incoming fire is never friendly | Source: Marines.mil


A typical forward operating base layout during the second Timespace War | Image: Zdenek Sasek


A map of the solar neighborhood out to 250 ly (approx. 77 parsecs) | Source: An Atlas of the Universe

Nick Oakes

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