Stephen Hawking: 'Transcending Our Limits' With Breakthrough Starshot | Video

On April 12th, 2016, the new project to develop light-propelled nanocrafts that could reach our nearest star, Alpha Centauri, was unveiled. The project was developed by renowned cosmologist Stephen Hawking and science philanthropist Yuri Milner. Hawking talks about our need to reach beyond our limits and poignantly ends his speech with "we are Human, our nature is to fly."

20 Percent Light Speed To Alpha Centauri! Nanocraft Concept Unveiled | Video

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