Slash Boxes
NOTE: use Perl; is on undef hiatus. You can read content, but you can't post it. More info will be forthcoming forthcomingly.

All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

use Perl Log In

Log In

[ Create a new account ]

merlyn (47)

AOL IM: realmerlyn (Add Buddy, Send Message)
Yahoo! ID: realmerlyn (Add User, Send Message)

See my home page [].

Journal of merlyn (47)

Wednesday November 16, 2005
10:38 AM

Warp drive patented?

[ #27596 ]
Looks like the USPTO gave a patent to the warp drive... I guess Dr. Zefram Cochrane can retire early.

I wonder how often "Universal Spacetime" has appeared as a phrase in a patent application?

The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. We are not responsible for them in any way.
More | Login | Reply
Loading... please wait.
  • I wish I could believe this patent meant that star travel would be practical within the 17 year duration of the patent. Alas, the quick analysis is that the patent should never have issued.
    # I had a sig when sigs were cool
    use Sig;