Read More: What is NIF? https://lasers.llnl.gov/about/what-is... “The National Ignition Facility is the largest and most energetic laser facility ever built. NIF is the size of a sports stadium—three football fields could fit inside. NIF is also the most precise and reproducible laser as well as the world’s largest optical instrument.”
The Science of Star Trek https://www.nasa.gov/topics/technolog... “The writers of the show are not scientists, so they do sometimes get science details wrong. For instance, there was an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation in which Dr. Crusher and Mr. LaForge were forced to let all of the air escape from the part of the ship they were in, so that a fire would be extinguished.”
Warp Drive & Transporters: How 'Star Trek' Technology Works https://www.space.com/21201-star-trek... “Although Einstein’s theory forbids matter to accelerate past the speed of light, the demands of sci-fi storytelling require that people be able to travel between the stars in a reasonable amount of time, usually hours, or at most, days.” ____________________
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