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by Seamus
Thu Mar 23, 2017 4:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1814: "Color Pattern"
Replies: 62
Views: 19533

Re: 1814: "Color Pattern"

When an eel bites your toe
and it just won't let go,
That's a moray!
by Seamus
Wed Dec 02, 2015 6:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1611: "Baking Soda and Vinegar"
Replies: 43
Views: 10404

Re: 1611: "Baking Soda and Vinegar"

Oh, baking soda and vinegar volcano, my very first science project. *sniff*

I got an A. :D
by Seamus
Fri May 24, 2013 6:39 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1215: Insight
Replies: 112
Views: 21813

Re: 1215: Insight

Does anyone else think EyePhone when they see Google Glass?

Send.
by Seamus
Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1194: "Stratigraphic Record"
Replies: 53
Views: 12037

Re: 1194: "Stratigraphic Record"

"Nearly 4.5 billion years ago, the Earth had liquid water" ... "but all the crust older than 3.5 billion years has been recycled into the mantle by subduction." Anyone else feel the bit about the water and the "but" add unnecessary confusion to this one? Am I missing s...
by Seamus
Wed Jun 20, 2012 11:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1071: "Exoplanets"
Replies: 176
Views: 49845

Re: 1071: "Exoplanets"

If you want to contribute to the next level of this chart or are just in a state of "bored hanging around on the internet" go to http://www.planethunters.org/ and start hunting for planets. It's really nice for killing time and more useful than playing minesweeper or the like ;) Yes! I lo...
by Seamus
Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1010: "Etymology-Man"
Replies: 84
Views: 30076

Re: 1010: "Etymology-Man"

This is why geologists use the term "seismic sea wave."
by Seamus
Wed Dec 21, 2011 2:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0992: "Mnemonics"
Replies: 278
Views: 65136

Re: 0992: "Mnemonics"

Here are the mnemonics I learned for the time periods: Paleozoic: Carl's Old Shirt Doesn't Match Pete's Pants That's separating out the Mississippian and Pennsylvanian from the Carboniferous. Cenozoic: Pigeon Egg Omelettes Make People Puke Paleocene, Eocene, Oligocene, Miocene, Pliocene, Pleistocene.
by Seamus
Wed Oct 27, 2010 11:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0811: "Starlight"
Replies: 130
Views: 28670

Re: 0811: "Starlight"

Wow. That's the astronomical equivalent of holding up a boombox playing "In Your Eyes" by Peter Gabriel.
by Seamus
Mon Sep 13, 2010 11:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0792: "Password Reuse"
Replies: 187
Views: 90347

Re: "Password Reuse" Discussion (#792)

So Google's dropping the "Don't" from their motto now?

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