Your FTL radio can take no fix.
Enchanted Forest in Astounding Science Fiction Oct. 111/2
Until some frabjous super-Batman invented the mythical FTL drive it would always be so. At possible speeds…it was a matter of decades to reach almost every worthwhile planet.
in Worlds of If Nov. 115/2
1994 Sci Fi Entertainment Aug. 24/1
That’s why each day you can receive 60-second news reports from 150 years in the future on FTL (Faster Than Light) Newsfeed.
Okay, toots…you’re on the air. And no matter what, keep talking till we're ready to go FTL.
Ascending v. 48
2001 Science Fiction Chronicle July 26/3
The problem is with a new FTL drive that apparently works except that the six guys who’ve tested it haven’t been heard from since.
Research HistoryMike Christie submitted a 1965 cite from Larry Niven's "Wrong-Way Street."
David Greenebaum submitted a cite from a 1986 reprint of Frederik Pohl's "Father of the Stars", and Mike Christie verified the cite in the original 1964 magazine appearance.
Enoch Forrester submitted a cite from a reprint of Fritz Leiber's "The Enchanted Forest"; Mike Christie verified it in the 1950 original magazine appearance.
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