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Old September 16 2008, 03:25 AM   #45
Evil_Admiral
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Re: Navigational Defletor?

Timo wrote: View Post
FWIW, the "warp streaks" would be nicely explained as being interactions of the warp field and the interstellar dust impacting on it...

Timo Saloniemi

That is the most common explanation I have heard- interstellar dust and debris impacting with the warp-field and being dashed into FTL bits. I have also heard it postulated that it is Cherenkov (sp?) radiation owing to photons impacting on the warp field.
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