Questions tagged [flux-capacitor]

a fictional device in the Back to the Future universe. It appears as a pulsating Y in circuitry in each of the franchises time machines.

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What's behind the Enterprise's flux capacitor?

Whoa. In "Hollow Pursuits" we have this dialog (emphasis mine): [Troi's office] BARCLAY: I just didn't know what to say. TROI: What do you wish you had said? BARCLAY: I should ...
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How does the flux capacitor work? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is Back to the Future flux capacitor a capacitor in the first place? I'm not aware of any official explanation as to how the flux capacitor works, why it requires 1.21 ...