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- Wed Aug 07, 2013 7:49 pm UTC
- Forum: What If?
- Topic: What-If 0057: "Dropping a Mountain"
- Replies: 61
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References for the Chicxulub global firestorms: Survival in the first hours of the Cenozoic (Robertson et al, 2004) "For several hours following the Chicxulub impact, the entire Earth was bathed with intense infrared radiation from ballistically reentering ejecta. The global heat pulse would ha...
- Tue Apr 02, 2013 12:47 am UTC
- Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
- Topic: 1193: Externalities
- Replies: 505
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There's a small but finite chance they could have just hashed one, and gotten lucky; they might well have hashed 20 trillion, and been rather unlucky. In fact I did get outrageously lucky when I hit 402 after about 30 minutes of searching. (Nobody matched that score for about eight hours.) Mathemat...