Well, it could
-but not not in the way they did it in the show...
And even back when it was first on, and I was nothing but a kid, I did
wonder just how they got from being torn away from the Earth and to achieve, what to us kids looked A LOT like, warp drive. I mean; they got very far away very fast and were challenged almost weekly by new civilizations and whatnot
I actually made an avatar that looked quite nice, but once I tweaked it to my liking it was too big: