Think big: The 100-year starship

There’s a whole organization thinking about building a starship in the year 2112, with a proper budget and government support and participation by private enterprise. And this week they’re holding a public conference in Houston, Texas: the first annual symposium of the 100 Year Starship Initiative.

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Thursday, 09/13/2012 12:00 am EDT

Never mind the constraints of the miserable present: the shrinking budgets, the lost opportunities, the collapsing morale. Thinking is free, so let’s think really big. Let’s think about...building a starship in the year 2112.

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