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Originally posted by Springer
So, William, you are saying that (I haven't had a chance to read the story yet) going from sublight to FTL would be recognizable somehow?
Originally posted by Devils Advocate
In principle yes.
You can see it for instance when looking down into one of those water bassin nuclear reactors. The blue light.. That's Cerenkov radiation. It's a signature for faster then local lightspeed travel by (I believe) charged particles.
[Edited on 26-8-2003 by Devils Advocate]