Elon Musk’s ideological modus operandi has always been to make humanity an interplanetary species. So today, at International Astronautical Congress (IAC), he has unveiled his vision on how this is going to happen. And it’s on a truly grand scale. Read More
For those of you who have read any of my Colony Mars series, you may have spotted that the engine used by the Odyssey Mars transit craft is an EmDrive. This makes a journey time of 10 weeks possible, as opposed to the 6-8 months required by traditional chemical rockets.
But of course this is science fiction — or is it? Well, we’re soon going to find out. Read More