“The universe seems to like talking to itself faster than the speed of light,” said Steinberg. “I could understand a universe where nothing can go faster than light, but a universe where the internal workings operate faster than light, and yet we’re forbidden from ever making use of that at the macroscopic level — it’s very hard to understand.”
FTL: Faster Than Light Posters - Created by Adam Flynn Each poster depicts a different ship from the indie game Faster Than Light. FTL is a top-down, real time strategy video game created by indie developers Subset Games. You can read more about the game here.
'Star Trek' Science: How The Warp Drive Works [Infographic]
If you want to experience the thrill of travelling faster than the speed of light, all you need to do is hitch a ride on the Starship Enterprise and engage the ‘warp drive’. But is this feat of technology actually possible?
What lies beyond the Standard Model? The Standard Model describes the behavior of the particles that make up everything around us, as well as explaining why, for example, particles have mass. In fact, the discovery of the Higgs boson — a particle that gives matter its mass — in 2012 was a historic milestone because it confirmed the long-standing prediction of its existence. But the Standard Model doesn't explain everything...