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Mon May 3, 2021, 09:00 PM

Looks Like EM Drive Is Officially Dead - Experiments Fail

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discocrisco01 May 3 OP
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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Mon May 3, 2021, 09:15 PM

1. It never had a chance

The concept made no sense in the first place. Too much physics would need to be overthrown for it to have worked...

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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Mon May 3, 2021, 09:54 PM

2. now this is not the same as alcubierre drive, right?

My understanding is that the alubierre proposal doesn't actually violate any laws of physics, at all.

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Response to ColinC (Reply #2)

Mon May 3, 2021, 10:17 PM

3. Right, totally different from Alcubierre

The EM drive proposal involved somehow generating thrust from an asymmetric electromagnetic resonator.

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