Alternative news
Daily alternative news articles at the News Desk for GrahamHancock.com. Featuring alternative history, science, archaeology, ancient egypt, paranormal & supernatural, environment, and much more. Check in daily for updates!

Author of the Month

To sign up to the Graham Hancock newsletter mailing list, please click here.

October 18 2012

An exo-tourist's guide to our closest alien planet


Now that we know our nearest neighbouring star system, Alpha Centauri, contains at least one planet, it's time to go exo-tourist and plan a trip. But be sure to read our travel guide first.

How long will it take to reach the new planet?
Alpha Centauri is roughly 4.3 light years away. Given current technology, getting there would take a minimum of 19,000 years if you clip along at the top speed ever achieved by a spacecraft, the Helios-2 solar probe.

[Follow article link...]

Post Your Comments and Discuss This Article on our Message Boards!
Back to Previous...
Go to News Desk...

Enjoy the newsdesk? Please tell others about it:

Tweet
Add Graham via his official Twitter, Google+ and facebook pages.

Site design by Amazing Internet Ltd, maintenance by Synchronicity. Site privacy policy. Contact us.

Dedicated Servers and Cloud Servers by Gigenet. Invert Colour Scheme / Default