15 Apr '14 13:48

So it's 200 years in the future and propulsion has advanced to a degree impossible today. Mars needs this medicine to counteract a martian virus, they need it in one hour.

How many G's does the spacecraft pull and how close to c does it get.

Assume two part journey, each one 50 million miles, where you accelerate for 50 million miles and decelerate the other 50 million miles where Mars is 100,000,000 miles away.

How many G's does the spacecraft pull and how close to c does it get.

Assume two part journey, each one 50 million miles, where you accelerate for 50 million miles and decelerate the other 50 million miles where Mars is 100,000,000 miles away.