Gravity has often been used as a weapon in comics and video games. It has also been used in a few big movies, but could we actually use gravity as a weapon? To answer that question, I need to go into what gravity is, both on the macro level and on the micro level.
I love Star Wars. As I grew older I began to nit pick certain details about the movie franchise. Then I got wiser and was able to let go of many of the plot holes and the time line infractions. Some of the worst characters no longer rub me wrong like they use to. But
These little editorials/rants seem to be getting some more attention than I expected, so I had better speed them up! The Details Bear with me, as this section does seem rather broad. We will be jumping around a tad, but for the most part we will be centering on the hull.
Continuing on from Part 2: The Nacelles How Maneuvering Will Kill Everyone Aboard In order to understand this next part of the “USS Enterprise = Deathtrap” equation, it’s important that we understand two major forces in physics; inertial mass and center of mass. Inertial mass is the mass of an object measured by its resistance to acceleration.