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Old 11-03-2011, 03:46 PM   #241
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Hey Cold Fusion back in the news. And. like the neutrenos, it happened in Italy. Hmmm.

Check it out here http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2011/...-fusion-plant/
Maybe the miraculous is more commonplace nearer the Vatican.
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Old 11-03-2011, 03:49 PM   #242
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"Allan hinted on his blog that an unnamed “customer” of Rossi's device is a military organization that starts with an N."

So—the Navy's got it?
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I'm just popping in to say that every time I look at this thread title (Science ebook recommendations), my demented brain hears "sciencey book recommendations." I'm not sure if that changes the thread's meaning at all... but it definitely doesn't change the fact that I have nothing to contribute. Sorry.

We now return you to your regularly scheduled sciencey type stuff.
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Old 11-03-2011, 03:52 PM   #244
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I'm just popping in to say that every time I look at this thread title (Science ebook recommendations), my demented brain hears "sciencey book recommendations." I'm not sure if that changes the thread's meaning at all... but it definitely doesn't change the fact that I have nothing to contribute. Sorry.

We now return you to your regularly scheduled sciencey type stuff.
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Old 11-03-2011, 04:02 PM   #245
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I'm just popping in to say that every time I look at this thread title (Science ebook recommendations), my demented brain hears "sciencey book recommendations." I'm not sure if that changes the thread's meaning at all... but it definitely doesn't change the fact that I have nothing to contribute. Sorry.

We now return you to your regularly scheduled sciencey type stuff.
It might change things. I might suggest Scarlett Thomas's The End of Mr. Y because it talks about alternate dimensions and strange potions and maybe PopCo for it's discussions on cryptography. All sciencey kinds of things.
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Old 11-03-2011, 04:12 PM   #246
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And there is always: Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

http://www.geom.uiuc.edu/~banchoff/Flatland/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flatland
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And there is always: Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

http://www.geom.uiuc.edu/~banchoff/Flatland/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flatland
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Flatland which is occupied by geometric figures. Women are simple line-segments, while men are regular polygons with various numbers of sides.
That's gotta be totally reversed.
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Old 11-03-2011, 08:05 PM   #249
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I thought Flatland made for rather boring reading, but as a thought experiment, the book has enjoyed far-reaching influence.
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Old 11-03-2011, 10:21 PM   #250
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Just watched part 1. Great stuff!
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Just watched part 1. Great stuff!
Are you referring back to the NOVA/Greene series? 'Cause we're 14 posts past that.
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Are you referring back to the NOVA/Greene series? 'Cause we're 14 posts past that.
Not if you're a neutrino.

Incidentally did you hear the neutrino joke:

Joke: The bartender says, "Sorry, we don't serve neutrinos here"

Punchline: This neutrino walks into a bar.

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Is that like holistic medicine?
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Is that like holistic medicine?
Quite possibly -- see my comments on "The Hidden Universe"
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