From: "Don Doggett"
Subject: Re: (urth) Blue as Ushas - long Date: Sun, 17 Nov 2002 22:17:11 -0800 Roy, you wrote: > I agree that FTL travel for the _Whorl_ is very doubtful. Anyway, the usual > take on FTL ships is that they travel *backwards* in time. Therefore the > arrival of the ship in Ushas' far future is even less likely. Please explain. Is this the usual SF take on FTL or is there a physics explanation that makes backward time travel the most likely? I'm pretty ignorant on this. Don --