|The Okuda Scale of warp factors (see Warp drive)|
More geeky sci-fi-ence after the jump.
If accurate, a result like that has some crazy implications about physics and what we know about the universe. The researchers are putting their data out to others in hopes of getting some more concrete verification, but as it stands now, for the news' sake and our entertainment, the speed of light might not be the ultimate speed limit. And you know what that means? Soon enough, we'll be filling out these Warp Factor charts.
|Warp speeds as depicted in Star Trek:TNG etc|