Category Archives: Futurology

Why Human Beings Will Never Colonize Other Planets

Nobody remotely interested in space will have failed to notice the headlines that pop up every few months about scientist’s latest discovery of a ‘potentially habitable planet’ – ‘Hey look, we found a planet only twice as large as the … Continue reading

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Top ten misconceptions about interstellar warfare

We all love a good space war right? From the final battle in the film ‘Serenity’ to the climatic Battle of Endor in the last Star Wars’ movie, the sight of hundreds of advanced starships engaged in an almighty interstellar … Continue reading

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Why the Relativistic Projectile Will Always get Through

Of all the terrifying (and yet still realistic) weapons dreamt up in science fiction, perhaps none are more devastating than the concept of relativistic bombardment. Einstein taught us that the closer you accelerate an object to light speed, the greater … Continue reading

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