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    When they're able with Webb to look back in time far enough, they'll find an old man with a white beard giving them the finger.
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeJan 21st 2022
     
    Or the back of the James Webb telescope.
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    Advanced civilisations communicate via wormholes and associated Hawking radiation.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1ncp5H5SII&t=27m51s
    They've had 8 billion years to get it right. Tell Enrico that's where they are.
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    I think we'll continue to revisit the sixties until we get it right. In the meantime, we seem to be rather stuck in a loop.
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    While watching a MicroCosmos episode on the nematodes, it struck me that I must be old because I was born before the commercialisation of the transistor and of television, and before the discovery of DNA.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1m_20qh86I
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeFeb 14th 2022
     
    Take heart. You aren't old unless you were born before the INVENTION of the transistor.
    • CommentAuthorAsterix
    • CommentTimeFeb 14th 2022
     
    I doubt that anyone on this forum was born before the invention of the FET. It's undoubtedly the most common type today.
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeFeb 14th 2022
     
    I meant bipolar of course. But you still have to have been born before the DEMONSTRATION of any sort of transistor.
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeFeb 14th 2022 edited
     
    https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/feb/14/russia-sending-thousands-more-troops-to-ukraine-border

    Now might be a good opportunity for us to invade Vladivostok. At the very least, NATO could be shifting a couple of amphibious divisions to Nome.
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    When I read headlines like these

    DeepMind Has Trained an AI to Control Nuclear Fusion

    Radical Idea Shows Laser Propulsion Could Rapidly Accelerate Trips to Mars


    I think "Yay! I made it to the Future!"
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeFeb 17th 2022
     
    Hell, I do that all the time.
    • CommentAuthorAsterix
    • CommentTimeFeb 17th 2022
     
    If you find yourself regressing, that's really troubling.
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    Well here we are then
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeFeb 17th 2022
     
    Posted By: Andrew PalfreymanWell here we are then

    That was then, this is now.
    • CommentAuthorloreman
    • CommentTimeFeb 17th 2022
     
    That was, and always will be, then
    • CommentAuthorAsterix
    • CommentTimeFeb 17th 2022
     
    And I am always here.
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      CommentAuthoroak
    • CommentTimeFeb 17th 2022
     
    For now, anyway.
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    This bird was owned by Aldous Huxley
    • CommentAuthorloreman
    • CommentTimeFeb 17th 2022
     
    Is it brave?
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      CommentAuthorDuracell
    • CommentTimeFeb 17th 2022
     
    Posted By: AsterixAnd I am always here.
    “No matter where you go, there you are …”