An origin of medieval dragons among many ideas of where and when it all started in the Medieval Time in Eastern Europe.
The real Republic of Pirates consisted of democracy and every decision was up to a vote and Blackbeard once was the Governor of Nassau.
A new sci-fi inspiration came from Star Trek Discovery among older classics.
What I love about science fiction and the future is the speculative science and physics that allows to speculate possibilities to bring theories to life.
Cheating physics with the warp drive is a theory to travel faster than light popularized by the Star Trek franchise. But what is it really?