Published Nov 8, 2019

How Warp Drive Could Actually Work

Astrophysicist Erin MacDonald breaks down how warp drive works.

For National STEM Day, asked the 'tattooed gravity queen' astrophysicist (and massive Star Trek fan) Erin MacDonald if warp drive could actually work. Her answers surprised us!

Star Trek: Discovery currently streams exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S. Internationally, the series is available on Paramount+ in Australia, Latin America, the UK, and South Korea, as well as on Pluto TV in Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Switzerland on the Pluto TV Sci-Fi channel. It will also stream exclusively on Paramount+ in Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland and Austria later this year. In Canada, it airs on Bell Media’s CTV Sci-Fi Channel and streams on Crave. Star Trek: Discovery is distributed by Paramount Global Content Distribution.