The Woodward Effect allows for endless supplies of starship fuel

Esther Inglis-Arkell
JAN 3, 2013 10:18 AM

One of the major problems with traveling through space is the need to carry fuel. Scientists have endlessly sought after sources of perpetual, portable fuel for spacecraft. But maybe that was the wrong approach?

The Woodward Effect indicates that we might do better manipulating the mass of the fuel that we have.

Read more: The Woodward Effect allows for endless supplies of starship fuel — io9.

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