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Further explanation of the EmDrive

I have mentioned the EmDrive several times in articles on space propulsion. The EmDrive is in the news again because a peer-reviewed paper on the drive has been submitted by NASA’s Eagleworks. 85 more words


Computational Physics (CompPhys), Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

I went through Ch.10 of Hjorth-Jensen (2015) and wrote up as many C++ scripts to illustrate all the (serial) PDE solvers: forward, backward Euler, Crank-Nicolson, Jacobi method. 8 more words


First blog post

Share your research, thoughts, ideas and opinion on how to successfully get to Mars, Colonize Mars and beyond for the betterment of generations to come.


"The Science of Star Trek" 2016 Video

I have been a Star Trek fan since the series first debuted on TV in 1966. I came across this video and thought that it gave a good look at the ‘science’ of the Star Trek universe. 135 more words

Science Fiction

Propulsion (Chapter 6)

What was I supposed to do next? I was looking down at this creation that, not ten seconds ago, had been about to murder me. Seeing it now, I was beginning to feel a genuine sense of pity for it. 1,387 more words


Propulsion (Chapter 5)

Begin at the beginning

That basically brings us up to the moment that I started this story.

I’m looking up at this almost comically large robot, adorned with the pipes and tubing that you’d expect in any classic horror movie. 1,121 more words