[–] newoldwave 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

Great. Now it only takes 10,000 years to travel there. and what if some other race beats us to it?

[–] AmaleksHairyAss 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

I don't know why a ship with the EM drive shouldn't be able to do it faster. How about a 200 year generation ship?

[–] sjw_troll 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Needs warp travel

[–] newoldwave 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 


[–] showhow 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

Interest in exploring the sun's nearest neighbour has increased since scientists announced last year that they had discovered evidence of an Earth-sized planet circling Proxima Centauri, a star in the Alpha Centauri system.

[–] stuguy999 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

And if that planet fails to have a strong magnetosphere... it would likely be a radioactive death trap.

[–] illDecree 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago