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Fiddler on the root

vivek_bye oops too late (1 comments)

If its beginning to play music at max volume..its probably too late already, and the original objective should have been achieved successfully, and its merely a celebration.

more than 2 years ago
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Single-Ion Clock 100 Times More Accurate Than Atomic Clock

vivek_bye Re:Orbit of neutron around the nucleus? (169 comments)

and which clock do they use to calculate how fast the neutron goes around the neucleus?

more than 2 years ago
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NASA Considers Sending Telescope To the Outer Solar System

vivek_bye Re:Upwards? (152 comments)

maybe because they can't use gravity acceleration from any large planets in that direction

more than 2 years ago
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Russian Scientist Discovers Giant Arctic Methane Plumes

vivek_bye actually.. (236 comments)

In soviet russia arctic methane plume discovers you

more than 2 years ago
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FAA Allows iPad To Replace Flight Manuals

vivek_bye Houston we have a problem (2 comments)

Houston we have a problem, we're not sure what to do next, the iPad has run out of battery, coz my co-pilot finished it, shooting pigs with some really angry birds

more than 3 years ago
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Researchers Create Computer That Fits On a Pen Tip

vivek_bye jus wondering (110 comments)

is the antenna telescopic?

more than 3 years ago
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Pollutant Changes Sexual Preference

vivek_bye What else is out there? (1 comments)

We found out this about mercury now? thats a chemical in the periodic table!! Imagine what else is out there to know about the millions of chemicals that we're being exposed to everyday compared to our previous generation. Not to forget huge amount of wireless radiation. We'll only know its long term effects after few decades when people and then we'll be exposed to even more amounts. Soon we'll never be able to find out the causes of diseases and conditions. By then there won't be any species left to find out which chemicals have what effect.

more than 3 years ago
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Linux Radio

vivek_bye Re:Hell... (141 comments)

its music to geeks i guess.. but which genre: linux ?

more than 3 years ago
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First Details of Manned Mars Mission From NASA

vivek_bye Re:2031?! (329 comments)

"Taking a trillion dollars, loading it on a Shuttle" a shuttle??? one shuttle???? wait a second..

one 100 dollar note weighs around 1 gram.
1 million dollars in 100 dollar denominations would mean 10,000 notes that means 10 kg, and so
1 billion dollars would weigh 10,000kg
1 trillion, 10,000,000 kg

space shuttle payload capacity for lower earth orbit (according to wiki) is 24,000 kg
and so one trillion dollars means filling 417 space shuttles!! not "a space shuttle" but 417 shuttles..and can you imagine how long will that take? over 8 years even if NASA can somehow manage to send space shuttles every week loaded with 100 dollar notes.

so a small correction in your comment

"Taking a trillion dollars, loading it on 417 Space Shuttles, and dispersing it all on orbit would have been just as productive a use of the money. A purposeless war we were lied into by an incompetent fraud." :D

more than 6 years ago

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