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[DIGEST: Nature, Physical Review Letters, Lab Manager, Fox News]

Science fiction novels, television and movies are riddled with wormholes, places where a spaceship can fly through a mysterious field and wind up in a completely different place. While physicists have proposed theories for how we might generate such gravitational wormholes, current technology does yet not allow for the creation of the massive energy required to create such a phenomenon.

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