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Hyperspace: The Only Way to Travel

Hello everyone and welcome to the Sarlacc Pit. This week I want to discuss hyperspace: the only mode of intergalactic travel that allows pilots to traverse lightyears in moments. 934 more words

The Speed of Causation

Two hundred and ninety nine million, seven hundred and ninety two, four hundred and fifty eight meters per second.

This is the speed of light. No, not two hundred and ninety eight million, exactly 299,792,458 m/s. 2,442 more words

Science

The Times of Potter

“I mark the hours, every one, Nor have I yet outrun the Sun. My use and value, unto you, Are gauged by what you have to do.”-Time Tuner. 233 more words

Harry Potter Universe

Light Speed Ahead

Light Speed Ahead

(for Sarah Knapp)

Far too long behind closed doors

Hidden away from all

Full of confusion and fear,

But NO more Daughter… 47 more words

Poetry

Going to the Stars, Riding on a Beam of Light!

During his years working in the Swiss Patent Office, Albert Einstein often imagined what it would be like to ride on beam of light. This thought experiment would come to play a key role in the development of his Special Theory of Relativity, one of the four great works produced during his 1905 Annus Mirabilis. 1,429 more words

Astronomy

Count Down

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take my six hours, we’ll call it a day

I’d like to leap a different way

a quarter to keep for myself

a fraction of time that is mine… 439 more words

Poems