Re: Dreadnought-Class Production Line (Spoilers?)
Yes. The Sternbach article about the development of the class says it's warp stress paint.
I was struck today re-watching the film. Vengeance
is said to be a dedicated warship. Yet, she's pretty effing big to not have science labs or anything of the like. What do you suppose occupies the majority of her interior? Hangars and weapons stores? Barracks?
"If you can't take a little bloody nose, maybe you ought to go back home and crawl under your bed. It's not safe out here. It's wondrous, with treasures to satiate desires both subtle and gross; but it's not for the timid." - Q