Published on Feb 11, 2016
Imagine getting to Mars in just 3 days… or putting points beyond our solar system within our reach.
New propulsion technologies could one day take us to these cosmic destinations making space travel truly interstellar!
NASA 360 joins Professor Philip Lubin, University of California Santa Barbara, as he discusses his NASA Innovative Advanced Concept (NIAC) for energy propulsion for interstellar exploration.
To view "A Roadmap to Interstellar Flight" (cited in the video) visit: http://www.deepspace.ucsb.edu/wp-cont..
This video was developed from a live recording at the 2015 NIAC Fall Symposium in October, 2015. To watch the full original talk please visit: http://bit.ly/1GGh5r8
To learn more about NIAC visit: http://www.nasa.gov/niac