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Re: starship-design: re: so you want to go faster than light . . .

In a message dated 7/22/00 2:23:07 PM Pacific Daylight Time, KellySt@aol.com 

> n a message dated 7/22/00 12:27:44 PM, clmanges@worldnet.att.net writes:
>  >Regarding the current discussion, I have to agree that Dr. Einstein
>  >seems to suggest that FTL travel, for physical bodies at least, requires
>  >infinite energy.   == 
>  Actually it says that travel AT the speed of light takes infine power, 
> travel 
>  at less OR MORE then the speed of light doesn't.

Well it is clear the last four of us responders have agreed to disagree ;-)

Mathematically speaking at v=c returning 1/0 from special relativity 
equations = undefined and not infinity as you appear to teach. Einstein 
defined it relating to machines as the vanishing point from observer 
perspective. I agree.