Semi-cloaked,<br />I guess<br />
From Star Trek III: The Search for Spock<br />
NO<br />
There Ain’t No<br />Stealth in Space!<br />Stephen Granade<br />http://granades.com<br />stephen@granades.com<br />twitter...
Predator painting courtesy nebezial<br />
Photos courtesy ghbrett & Horrgakx<br />
Photos courtesy NASA/IPAC<br />
Predator painting courtesy nebezial<br />
Unless theylike the cold<br />
8,000,000 km<br />
3,500 K<br />5,000,000 kW<br />Picture courtesy NASA<br />
400,000,000 km<br />Mars<br />Earth<br />Sun<br />
Twin Ion Engine Fighter<br />
1,000 kW<br />50% waste heat<br />Picture courtesy NASA<br />
6,000,000 km<br />
VAriable Specific Impulse Magnetoplasma Rocket<br />1,000 KW - 40% waste heat<br />Picture courtesy Ad Astra Rocket Compan...
50,000,000 km<br />3,500,000 km<br />
15 kT atomic bombsgo here<br />Painting courtesy Joe Bergeron<br />
4,000,000 km<br />
Painting courtesy Rick Sternbach/Planetary Society<br />
12,000 kW<br />NYC picture courtesy joiseyshowaa<br />
12,000 kW<br />81,000,000 kW total<br />NYC picture courtesy joiseyshowaa. Shuttle picture courtesy NASA<br />
Weight of Michael Phelps not included<br />Picture courtesy the University of Denver<br />
There Ain't No Stealth in Space!
There Ain't No Stealth in Space!
There Ain't No Stealth in Space!
There Ain't No Stealth in Space!
There Ain't No Stealth in Space!
There Ain't No Stealth in Space!
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Trying to hide a spaceship in space is like trying to hide a haystack in a needle. (To fully follow along with this presentation, please grab the presentation script from http://granades.com/2010/09/15/my-dragoncon-2010-experience/ ‎)

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There Ain't No Stealth in Space!

  1. 1.
  2. 2.
  3. 3. Semi-cloaked,<br />I guess<br />
  4. 4.
  5. 5. From Star Trek III: The Search for Spock<br />
  6. 6. NO<br />
  7. 7. There Ain’t No<br />Stealth in Space!<br />Stephen Granade<br />http://granades.com<br />stephen@granades.com<br />twitter.com/sargent<br />
  8. 8.
  9. 9.
  10. 10.
  11. 11. Predator painting courtesy nebezial<br />
  12. 12.
  13. 13. Photos courtesy ghbrett & Horrgakx<br />
  14. 14.
  15. 15.
  16. 16.
  17. 17.
  18. 18.
  19. 19. Photos courtesy NASA/IPAC<br />
  20. 20.
  21. 21.
  22. 22. Predator painting courtesy nebezial<br />
  23. 23. Unless theylike the cold<br />
  24. 24.
  25. 25. 8,000,000 km<br />
  26. 26.
  27. 27. 3,500 K<br />5,000,000 kW<br />Picture courtesy NASA<br />
  28. 28. 400,000,000 km<br />Mars<br />Earth<br />Sun<br />
  29. 29. Twin Ion Engine Fighter<br />
  30. 30. 1,000 kW<br />50% waste heat<br />Picture courtesy NASA<br />
  31. 31. 6,000,000 km<br />
  32. 32. VAriable Specific Impulse Magnetoplasma Rocket<br />1,000 KW - 40% waste heat<br />Picture courtesy Ad Astra Rocket Company<br />
  33. 33. 50,000,000 km<br />3,500,000 km<br />
  34. 34. 15 kT atomic bombsgo here<br />Painting courtesy Joe Bergeron<br />
  35. 35. 4,000,000 km<br />
  36. 36. Painting courtesy Rick Sternbach/Planetary Society<br />
  37. 37. 12,000 kW<br />NYC picture courtesy joiseyshowaa<br />
  38. 38. 12,000 kW<br />81,000,000 kW total<br />NYC picture courtesy joiseyshowaa. Shuttle picture courtesy NASA<br />
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  40. 40. Weight of Michael Phelps not included<br />Picture courtesy the University of Denver<br />

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