[LMB] Wormholes and the tyranny of distance

Walter Bushell proto at panix.com
Sat Jan 1 19:23:50 GMT 2011


On Jan 1, 2011, at 11:20 AM, Thomas C Vinson wrote:

> Royce McDaniels posts a helpful but incomplete table of light travel distances.
> 
> for the _really_ conservative old Vor: 1,802,617,500,000 furlongs per fortnight

That used to be a typical undergraduate physicist thing to compute. Now Google will compute it for your. Search for "speed of light in furlongs per fortnight" and the calculator will give you the result.




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