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by Techrocket9
Sat Jan 07, 2017 8:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1782: "Team Chat"
Replies: 84
Views: 17542

Re: 1782: "Team Chat"

But do you know when and where it started? No, but the odds of it being perfectly aligned in time and space to occur any time soon are very low. Also, the comic seems to imply that the singularity is coming from humanity, since human communication methods remain a point of contention. If we were as...
by Techrocket9
Sat Jan 07, 2017 6:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1782: "Team Chat"
Replies: 84
Views: 17542

Re: 1782: "Team Chat"

2051 is awfully optimistic for the dawn and dominance of a galactic singularity. The Milky Way is 100K light years across, so even if the singularity propagates at c it's still going to take at least 50,000 years to encompass the galaxy.
by Techrocket9
Sat Oct 02, 2010 12:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0800: "Beautiful Dream"
Replies: 116
Views: 31403

Re: "Beautiful Dream" discussion (#800)

Metamorphosis = worst book ever.
by Techrocket9
Mon Sep 20, 2010 4:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0795: "Conditional Risk"
Replies: 89
Views: 23185

Re: "Conditional Risk" Discussion (#795)

So if the risk of death by lightning is higher for those who know that statistic, xkcd is now responsible for millions of deaths among its readers. (Because all xkcd readers now know it)

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