The $850 Quadrillion Space Weapon Obama Refused To Build

Even if you haven’t seen Star Wars, everyone knows about the Death Star. But how realistic is the idea of the Death Star, and how much energy would it really take power such a monstrosity? In the off chance that you’ve spent some time away from Earth over the last few decades and you don’t know what a Death Star is, it is only the most powerful space station ever imagined and has the ability to blow up an entire planet. The Death Star is such a mind-bogglingly fantastic concept that it even gave rise to a half-serious petition to the…