Star Trek Ships Are Wrong part 4

Posted by - February 16, 2012

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.

How Star Trek Ships Are Wrong part 3

Posted by - February 10, 2012

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.