Conspiracy theorists like to say that the government is in contact with extraterrestrials, knows all about their advanced technology, and is just hiding it from the public. In fact, the U.S. government does have an official history of studying UFOs and attempting to develop the kind of technology mostly relegated to science fiction — and a lot of it has been declassified. The most recent document to surface? A 2010 study entitled "Warp Drive, Dark Energy, and the Manipulation of Extra Dimensions." Yes, the Department of Defense has been studying warp drive. But does that mean the technology is actually possible?
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Written by Ashley Hamer June 11, 2018
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