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by groszdani
Mon Dec 04, 2017 4:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1924: "Solar Panels"
Replies: 60
Views: 7439

Re: 1924: "Solar Panels"

A somewhat relevant question that's missing is "Is it exposed to sun?".
by groszdani
Wed Sep 02, 2015 11:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1572: "xkcd Survey"
Replies: 366
Views: 118956

Re: 1572: "xkcd Survey"

"Do you spend a lot of time in the sun?"

English is not my mother tongue. Does this mean what I think it means?
by groszdani
Thu May 15, 2014 2:46 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0096: "$2 Undecillion Lawsuit"
Replies: 65
Views: 18269

What-If 0096: "$2 Undecillion Lawsuit"

What-If 0096: "$2 Undecillion Lawsuit"

To be a bit of an anti-joke chicken, probably the best bet is that eventually there will be a hyperinflation of the dollar (or just slow inflation with below-inflation interest rates) which makes that sum worthless.
by groszdani
Fri Apr 18, 2014 4:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1357: "Free Speech"
Replies: 1346
Views: 163837

Corollary

Corollary: You have the right to boycott someone for saying something, but that doesn't mean you are not an asshole for doing so either.
by groszdani
Tue Dec 31, 2013 4:22 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-if 0077: "Growth Rate"
Replies: 26
Views: 9598

Well, if he grew at the same rate as a proportion, he would almost reach the Moon by 20.
by groszdani
Fri Nov 22, 2013 11:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1294: "Telescope Names"
Replies: 89
Views: 21474

Uncountable telescope, ℵ₂ telescope...
by groszdani
Fri Nov 01, 2013 8:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1285: "Third Way"
Replies: 163
Views: 29493

I use one space, just a bit bigger one than the other ones. (LaTeX)
by groszdani
Tue Jul 09, 2013 3:42 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0053: "Drain the Oceans"
Replies: 121
Views: 61753

Re: What-If 0053: "Drain the Oceans"

1. Why does the first map say "ACTUAL SIZE"?
2. Why does this what-if page make Firefox and X.org very slow and use a lot of memory?
3. Is there any connection between the two things?
by groszdani
Tue Jun 11, 2013 11:37 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0049: "Sunless Earth"
Replies: 69
Views: 22394

Re: What-If 0049: "Sunless Earth"

Last but not least, sun would set over the British Empire.
by groszdani
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:08 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0038: "Voyager"
Replies: 39
Views: 14832

Re: What-If 0038: "Voyager"

How do we locate the Voyager? By that time the Voyager won't be able to power any instruments. We know its current trajectory but it may be subject to small perturbations by the gravity of all kinds of solar system bodies, including yet unknown ones. As errors add up, we may have to locate it in an ...

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