NASA’s Warp Drive Project: “Speeds” that Could Take a Spacecraft to Alpha Centauri in Two Weeks — Even Though the System is Light-Years Away. A few months ago, physicist Harold White stunned the aeronautics world when he announced that he and.
Harold White: new thoughts on warp drive. A ring-shaped warp drive device could transport a football-shape starship (center) to effective speeds faster than light. The concept was first proposed by Mexican physicist Miguel Alcubierre.