John Boyd

1 Quotation from John Boyd

space dinghy n. 1968 β€˜J. Boyd’ Last Starship from Earth xiv. 171 β€˜But sir,’ he turned to Fairweather, β€˜how did you get her back to earth?’ β€˜A device for exploiting the capabilities of the negative time formula. It’s not a spaceship, really. More a space dinghy. I’m sure you can deduce the type of vehicle we used.’