It's either fodder for the conspiracy theorists or it'll win a Noble prize.
On Wed, Aug 6, 2014 at 6:53 AM, Mike Lemons [email protected] wrote:
It doesn't violate any laws of physics if you are expending power from photovoltaics to propel your spacecraft.
For example, you could push against the Earth's magnetic field to get a satellite into a higher orbit.
This article seems to confirm this model, although they don't know what they are pushing against: http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2014-07/31/nasa- validates-impossible-space-drive
I agree that this is probably nonsense, but maybe it isn't.
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