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Astronomy Cast

Wizzard Media

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Natural Sciences 8
Science & Medicine 24

Astronomy Cast brings you a weekly fact-based journey through the cosmos.

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Ep. 145: Interstellar Travel

July 6th, 2009

Episode 177 of 469 episodes

In science fiction it's easy to hop into your spaceship and blast off for other stars. But the true distances between stars, and the limits of relativity make interstellar travel almost impossible with our current technology. What would it really take to travel from star to star, exploring the galaxy?

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