Star Trek Mighty Wallets

The United Federation of Planets may not have any needs for cash in the 24th century, but until then – as Kirk said to his crew in Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, “people still use money.” But where would you put your (primitive) dollar bills? How about the Star Trek Mighty Wallets from the […]

Warp Speed Kills

An article at NewScientist tells of the deadly effects of traveling at or near light speed, citing a presentation by William A. Edelstein, Ph.D, a professor of radiology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (“I’m a doctor, not a physicist!”). He uses Einstein’s special theory of relativity to explain how the human body could not […]