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Wed Oct 31, 2012 12:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Show the world your desktop! [Mommy, what's 56K?]
Replies: 2356
Views: 444028

### Re: Show the world your desktop! [Mommy, what's 56K?]

I like to keep things simple.
Tue Oct 30, 2012 6:09 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: What is your favourite book?
Replies: 808
Views: 312306

### Re: What is your favourite book?

How anyone can pick one favourite is beyond me. It changes all the time, and I forget books I love because of time. And I want to name them all, for all of their great qualities.. But, I suppose I'll just name the ones that come to mind. In the genre of obscure fantasy: I was really captivated by A...
Mon Oct 29, 2012 2:46 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: "New" Information in the Universe
Replies: 59
Views: 13056

### Re: "New" Information in the Universe

The main problem is the definition of complexity. If you drop some ink in water, you first have a simple state, water on one side, ink on the other. As time goes by, you get very convoluted, complex shapes In the end, you end up with mixed water and ink. Entropy increased continuously, but what the...
Mon Oct 29, 2012 1:30 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: "New" Information in the Universe
Replies: 59
Views: 13056

### Re: "New" Information in the Universe

Emergent from what? That was my original question - where does the information come from? It is observationally confirmable that complex forms "emerge" from lower states of order. I think you answered your own question there. New information comes with order. But to further elaborate: quo...
Sat Oct 27, 2012 11:07 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Looper
Replies: 56
Views: 10664

### Re: Looper

It just came out here and I have to say this movie is screaming 'make me into a video game'. Think of the possibilities. I can't imagine why you would say that. By far the most likely possibility would be a bland, forgettable, linear action game. It depends on who takes up the project. We're talkin...
Sat Oct 27, 2012 7:21 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Looper
Replies: 56
Views: 10664

### Re: Looper

It just came out here and I have to say this movie is screaming 'make me into a video game'. Think of the possibilities.
Fri Oct 26, 2012 6:23 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2417289

### Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

17 year old high school senior here from Turkey. Just bumped into this forum. Sadly, I'm not experienced in academic stuff so I'm guessing I'll be pretty much lingering around in the Culture and General section and lurking all over the other sciency parts. Hi folks.