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by Yuki
Wed Jul 24, 2013 4:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107280
Views: 50349010

Re: 1190: "Time"

I think today's xkcd was missing an entry:

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Specifically, this.
by Yuki
Fri Jul 19, 2013 12:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107280
Views: 50349010

Re: 1190: "Time"

The whole Mediterranean Sea thing actually pans out -- this has happened before: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zanclean_flood

Wikipedia's article says that the flooding is theorized to have taken "several months to two years" -- this would certainly be consistent with what's going on here.
by Yuki
Sun Jul 14, 2013 7:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107280
Views: 50349010

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hmm. *looks at map again* I'm not exactly sure how the "triangle things" could be rivers. They can't but Cuegan don't understand rivers. If they're doing a survey using surveying equipment (like, for example, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ramsden_theodolite ), then their map would consist ...
by Yuki
Sun Jul 14, 2013 6:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107280
Views: 50349010

Re: 1190: "Time"

If they're trying to map things using surveying equipment, there's a decent chance that the "arms" that extend outward correspond to features of interest, such as trails or rivers.
by Yuki
Wed Jan 21, 2009 6:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0533: "Laptop Hell"
Replies: 95
Views: 25226

Re: "Laptop Hell" Discussion

Certainly the laptop would have survived the fall down the stairs if it were encased in a motorized hamster ball.
by Yuki
Fri Dec 26, 2008 7:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0522: "Google Trends"
Replies: 131
Views: 25260

Re: "Google Trends" Discussion

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