Subject: Re: Star Wars bombing runs in space
Your Name<YourName@YourISP.com> wrote:
> I can't find it now, but someone recently complained about the new Star
> Wars movie using bombers in space where there is "no gravity" (despite
> bombers also being in 'The Empire Strikes back').
> According to 'The Last Jedi: The Visual Dictionary' book:
> "Resistance Bombers
> Bombs don't technically "drop" in microgravity,
> but are impelled from their racks by sequenced
> electromagnetic plates in the clip. The bombs
> are then drawn magnetically to their unfortunate
One of the kinds of magic used in the Star Wars universe is called
"magnetism" and has nothing to do with the physics of our universe.