White has fittingly named the concept spacecraft IXS Enterprise, for the starship famously piloted by Captain James T. Kirk in the “Star Trek” TV series and movies. At the SpaceVision 2013 Space Conference last November in Phoenix, …
You're looking at NASA's interstellar spaceship concept—the IXS Enterprise (not a joke, that's the name.) Developed by NASA's Advanced Propulsion Lead Dr. Harold "Sonny" White and concept artist Mark Rademaker, this ship would use …
For years White has been exploring the possibilities of actual "Star Trek"-like travel. He even named his ship the IXS Enterprise. • There are obstacles, such as forms of energy that might not exist. That's a problem. For NASA, yes, but …
Kirk’s second in command, Spock. Related: NASA’s new ‘IXS Enterprise’ is a spaceship worthy of James T. Kirk One thing that doesn’t exactly jive with Trek history is that we still need riots in San Francisco to spark a new age of …
(He’s already pissed that people forget he was Australian.) The drive is commonly called a warp drive, and not surprisingly, NASA is calling its imaginary starship the IXS Enterprise. In Star Trek 4: The Voyage Home, the crew of the enterprise …
Here's more views of the IXS Enterprise during its construction phase, the concept that Dr. White developed with Rademaker: The spacecraft reminds me a bit to the spaceship in Chris Nolan's Interstellar, a film that—in theory—will …
On the other hand, Rademaker posted on his Flickr account images of the prospective warp-driven starship, appropriately dubbed the IXS Enterprise (IXS-110): "The IXS Enterprise is a theory fitting concept for a Faster Than Light ship. It's …
White has fittingly named the concept spacecraft IXS Enterprise, for the starship famously piloted by Captain James T. Kirk in the “Star Trek” TV series and movies. At the SpaceVision 2013 Space Conference last November in Phoenix, …
For now, warp speed is only possible in TV and movies, with both “Star Trek” and “Star Wars” referencing an idea that was completely speculative at the time. White has fittingly named the concept spacecraft IXS Enterprise, for the starship …
For years White has been exploring the possibilities of actual “Star Trek”-like travel. He even named his ship the IXS Enterprise. There are obstacles, such as forms of energy that might not exist. That’s a problem. For NASA, yes, but …