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What Hyperspace Really Looks Like

Jack Lyon

You know all those cool effects in the Star Wars movies when Chewie punches it to hyperspace and all the stars go flying by? Graduate students from the University of Leicester, UK figured out that due to the speeds you would be traveling -- and the Doppler effect, no single star would be distinguishable and it would look more like this.

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  • Ben Goldhirsh

    appreciate you clarifying. and I kind of feel like they nailed this in space balls.