Saturday, May 3, 2008

* James Blish's "Common Time" (short story, science fiction): Speculations on how time will behave on an FTL ship

Assume you could build a space ship that moves faster than light. This story is some speculations on how time would behave for an observer inside the ship, & at terminals of the trip. Story is told from the perspective of the pilot inside the ship - to go to Alpha Centauri system & return. He meets intelligent locals there too!

Fact sheet.

First published: ...
Rating: B
Listed in "William G Contento's Top Ten Most Reprinted Stories".

Note: Why is this post so short?