1190: "Time"

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Postby mrob27 » Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:41 am UTC

第四十五章


(chapter 44)

Morobu decides to stay here tonight, giving himself more time to consider what he has learned and to choose a plan for exploration. At the moment he is inclined to follow mscha, so he inscribes these intentions on his blank Cueball tile:

私はかなり混乱し、失われた取得する前に三日間、  
以前ここにミーシャと出会い、今戻ってきた。    
私はちょうど私の仲間の巡礼者の測量努力を発見した。
私はこの池でここに夜を過ごすでしょうし、     
おそらくミーシャの足跡をたどるでしょう。     
        守炉部二十七、五月二十八日の夕方。
(I met mscha here three days previously before getting quite
disoriented and lost, and have now returned. I have just discovered
the surveying efforts of my fellow pilgrims. I will spend the night
here on this pond and will probably follow in the footsteps of mscha.
             Morobu-Niju-Nana, 28th day of the 5th month, evening.)


With a bow to the two bonsai and the wowtree image in the hokora, Morobu places his tile at the end of the row of four pilgrims' tiles, making five.



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@ED answered, but I've also added you to AUTOMOME:

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Scale models of Jupiter and the moons Io, Europa and Ganymede

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A triple star with a planet and moon

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Miniaturizations of the same design

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Five planets + three moons

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balthasar_s wrote: A small hint: 41/29 is very close to the square root of 2.


Oh, that helps. There's a construction similar to the Golden spiral that yields a rectangle in the ratio 1:√2.

Start with two 1×1 pixels side-by-side:

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Then below this, add two squares to make a rectangle:

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This is a 2×5 rectangle. Now add two 5×5 squares on the right:

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    |   |         |         |
    |___|_________|_________|


This is a 12×5 rectangle. Now add two 12×12 squares on the top (I won't draw a figure) and you get a 12×29 rectangle. You can keep doing this as long as you want (the numbers you get are the Pell numbers 1, 2, 5, 12, 29, 70, 169, 408 and so on) but when you want to stop, you add a single square.
  So we'll add a single 29×29 square and we get 29×41. That is, as you say, close to the ratio 1:√2, and as @HES already pointed out, you can add just one more pixelB and you get 29×41+1 = 1190.
  I don't feel like this is the answer, it's just a bunch of coincidences. But it was fun doing anyway :D

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Edit: Mwa-ha-ha-haaaa! Oops, sorry. *ahem* I mean, uh...

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One of my orrery models .

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Miniaturizations of Orrery 2C

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby karhell » Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:43 am UTC

Molpy back !
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{verb} THE {noun#1}S... WITH YOUR {noun#2}

I'm fairly sure this one come from a variation of the Ramirez meme, but haven't found any conclusive evidence.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HES » Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:57 am UTC

For pope:
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One that looks nice, and is not too expensive.
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OH HAI, I DEMUSTARDED YOUR POPE

Postby Link » Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:58 am UTC

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Re: OH HAI, I DEMUSTARDED YOUR POPE

Postby HES » Tue Jul 29, 2014 11:16 am UTC

AUTOMOME wrote:BLESS YOU, CUEBALL. BLUEBALL.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby SBN » Tue Jul 29, 2014 11:33 am UTC

HES wrote:I haven't even had organised sand for 16 years :shock:

Not sure if that makes you young, or me old.
My kids got their first one 20 years ago. It was on a little desk next to their dad's desk.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HES » Tue Jul 29, 2014 11:42 am UTC

My dad probably had one - he worked in sand reorganisation at the time - but I didn't have access to anything until a couple of yips later.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby balthasar_s » Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:01 pm UTC

@410x290: Interesting, I didn't notice the 1189 before. I'll give the answer together with a picture which will be spoilerfree after frame 46.
I was wondering if I can make RIES output 41/29. I failed. But now I have RIES on my botcastle.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Neil_Boekend » Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:20 pm UTC

My first private organised sand was probably when I went to the "HTS" (College? University? I don't know what the equivalent is. Engineering school) which was in 2001.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Sustainabilizer » Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:15 pm UTC

balthasar_s wrote:@410x290: Interesting, I didn't notice the 1189 before.
But it fits. The DIN 476 formats (same as ISO 216/269) are designed such that the area of an A0 sheet of paper is 1m². So it makes sense to define the MOON True Format such that it has a RELATED area.

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