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Published May 24 2018

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Han Solo gave one of the earliest lessons about hyperspace in Star Wars, but was he right? Kyle goes to light speed on this week's Because Science!

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Learn more:
• MEAN FREE PATH: http://bit.ly/2km7MVJ
• CALCULATIONS: http://bit.ly/2s1x8wk
• RUNNING INTO SOMETHING CHANCES (REDDIT THREAD): http://bit.ly/2x8H1gr
• RELEVANT XKCD: http://bit.ly/2Lp5b9F
• WHY IS THE SKY DARK? http://bit.ly/2KLfVy3
• COLLISION CHANCES ESTIMATION: http://bit.ly/2Lp5Acb
• CMBR DAMAGE: http://bit.ly/2s6paRK
• INTERSTELLAR RADIATION: http://bit.ly/2J1KzG9
• STELLAR DENSITY AT GALACTIC CORE: http://bit.ly/2s4rpps