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The Science of Star Wars

The Science of Star Wars
While much of the technology showcased in the Star Wars saga remains beyond our modern capabilities, you would be surprised how much progress we've made towards some of your favorite pieces of S.W. tech.


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Posted by ant on January 3, 2011
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Comments

Posted by Tibor on January 5, 2011 at 11:38 pm
Interesting.
Posted by soccergod78 on January 8, 2011 at 10:46 pm
Ahhh.... Another example would be the modern day cell phone.... Does anyone remember the term beam me up scotty? What did that device look like hmmmm simular isn't it! we truly are not far off from these things! I'm excited to see when we have a working holodeck or perhaps a replicator..... the possibilities go as far as the imagination...
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