A portal for traveling between distant stars; inexpensive, instantaneous travel to remote worlds. (Read
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|"I can appreciate what Author Simmons went through so in my novel [The Final Phase] you become 'triturated' in which - to oversimplify - your physical form is reformed into another state so that your body subsequently does not age at all on long space flights. However, being from that 70s era, I do like his idea as well as the possibility of developing any wormhole technology. As for the Star Trek transporter? I've always been partial to Dr. McCoy's misgivings myself."|
(William Neven 11/3/2004 6:46:01 PM )
|"Anyone read Niven?
Stepping discs. Remember those?|
(Yes - they're on the site - I added the reference - Chief Technovelgist.)
( 11/27/2004 1:33:18 PM )
|"There are lots of novels going way back that posit such ports. A more recent one is Jack McDevitt's FAR SHORES. So, when are our hotshot technologists going to produce some a them ports, eh?"|
(threeoutside 1/4/2005 8:52:43 PM )
|"Where is actual research being conducted on teleportation in physics department around the world?"|
( 8/15/2005 6:34:59 PM )
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