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Forum: Diavlog comments 04-18-2010, 12:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,236
Posted By ChrisC
Re: The Week in Nukes (Max Bergmann & Michael Anton)

I agree completely that the launchers/missile defence issue is a red herring. Seriously are we even a couple of decades from developing the sort of missile defence that can be launched from Silo's...
Forum: Diavlog comments 05-30-2009, 08:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,354
Posted By ChrisC
Re: Science Saturday: The Matinee Edition (John Horgan & George Johnson)

For me the whole 'evil robot' meme has really been a metaphor for taking one, or a small subset, of our moral instincts and then taking them to their logical end. The original golem would be a...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-06-2008, 10:42 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 20,789
Posted By ChrisC
Talking Re: Science Saturday: It's the Vampires, Man

As a brit, who recently graduated from a Msc, who wont be doing a phd, who loves Whedon's shows, hates the twilight movie, thought Ultraviolet was great etc etc etc

mmmm this diavlog = geekasm!
Forum: Diavlog comments 06-20-2008, 11:29 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 20,992
Posted By ChrisC
Re: Mickey's sidearm

Well the movie just refers to it as a .45 long slide. It's probably some clone of the m1911 like the hardballers.
Forum: Diavlog comments 06-14-2008, 12:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 15,803
Posted By ChrisC
aww come on!

For the first time in years I leave my native UK and of course Bob Wright and George visited. Just brilliant :(
Forum: Diavlog comments 05-25-2008, 03:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,293
Posted By ChrisC
Re: Fusion Pork

Old!!! I'm 22!

Seriously though had a long running argument with a guy on the space.com forums a coupla years back. I'm actually very pro-nuclear, but was arguing against it for a moon base and...
Forum: Diavlog comments 05-25-2008, 03:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,347
Posted By ChrisC
Yawn

Not entirely sure why I'm responding to this. Perhaps you should pay attention to the word pyroclastic, especially the 'pyro' bit which means fire. If 9/11 somehow resulted in a 'pyroclastic flow'...
Forum: Diavlog comments 05-25-2008, 02:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,293
Posted By ChrisC
Re: Fusion Pork

Strip mining the moon is the most common suggestion for obtaining Helium-3. The moon could also be used as a power satellite. Process the lunar regolith extract helium-3 and silicon. Build thin film...
Forum: Diavlog comments 05-10-2008, 06:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,243
Posted By ChrisC
Re: Virtual Virii

Yes that is still the prevailing view. Helped by the fact that there are something like 56 genes in the mitochondria. I think chloroplasts similarly have genes. I wonder what the deal is with...
Forum: Diavlog comments 05-10-2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,243
Posted By ChrisC
Re: Why nobody is immortal

Mwuhahaha ye of little faith.
It's always strange how people assume ageing can be stopped but then manipulating the body and health science seems to go static. Ageing is actually a rather hard...
Forum: Diavlog comments 05-10-2008, 05:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,243
Posted By ChrisC
Re: Science Saturday: Microcosm Edition

Of course the solution is to get Colbert on bloggingheads. Jon Stewart whilst they're at it as well.
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