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by skuk
Thu Jul 30, 2015 2:49 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0138: "Jupiter Submarine"
Replies: 33
Views: 21019

Re: What-If 0138: Jupiter Submarine

Submarines are used to an order of magnitude or so above "a little more than Earth's atmosphere". Pressure under water rises about 1 atm every 10m. The bottom of any large ship is under 2 atm or more when floating on the surface, and even non-classified military submarine depths are at 10 ...
by skuk
Tue May 21, 2013 6:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106451
Views: 40872934

Re: 1190: "Time"

WOW indeed. if they thought those were 3, we're gonna need a new number.
by skuk
Wed May 01, 2013 2:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106451
Views: 40872934

Re: 1190: "Time"

It took a while to catch up, so I got to see a lot of motion in a row via aubron. I get twisted up in perspective all the time. So they're walking around the big autonomous sea, and we see them walking about parallel to the shore (except a few frames around 999, where the perspective shifts to watch...
by skuk
Wed Apr 24, 2013 7:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1203: "Time Machines"
Replies: 100
Views: 30965

Re: 1203: "Time Machines"

The eeEE's make it look like it's spinning up or building to full power. Lots of movie time machines have spinning parts, and they often show some sense of the travel through time accelerating. So when they start they can't just "jump past" the time they were turned on, they move past it s...
by skuk
Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106451
Views: 40872934

Re: 1190: "Time"

The comments on zooming out to find ourselves in 'click and drag' made me go back to the original. If Randal is willing to mess with time, would he edit that one? Didn't find any change, but re-appreciated the big world.
by skuk
Wed Mar 27, 2013 5:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106451
Views: 40872934

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'll be happy with what ever ending, even no ending, but just the last 2 frames it seems like it'd be funny if the 2 of them ran back into frame and flattened the castle, leaving the beach like it was and a natural loop

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