• Is Space Travel Possible??
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    Is Space Travel Possible??

    Hi, a Youtuber was brought to my attention called Hitmen Notoriety. He’s a tiny Youtuber, subscriber wise, otherwise he’s a big bearded grown man, with big ambitions. He wants to help people get rid of her common sense one video at a time. He claims space travel is a hoax. I don’t typically bother with these people, although at least he doesn’t think the earth is flat. But he used one of my videos to prove that the plasma thrusters are fake. In case you don’t know a plasma thruster is a type of propulsion engine that creates thrust using plasma, and plasma is just ionized gas [Hitmen]: “This guy…

  • Cherenkov Radiation: What If Something Travels Faster Than The Speed Of Light?
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    Cherenkov Radiation: What If Something Travels Faster Than The Speed Of Light?

    Have you ever noticed that when a supersonic military aircraft passes overhead at a very high speed, it leaves a thunderous boom in its wake? That tremendous cracking sound actually has a formal name – a SONIC BOOM. This intense phenomenon occurs when an object – in this case, an aircraft – travels faster than the speed of sound in air. This might naturally lead to the question does light also have a sonic boom equivalent? Does anything unusual happen when something travels faster than light? In 1934, a Soviet physicist named Pavel Cherenkov observed that a water bottle emitted blue light when bombarded with radiation. This blue-colored light was…