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    Thread: Proto-Anglic
Post: RE: Proto-Anglic

I assume you've already checked what the Languages and Linguistics (https://www.orionsarm.com/eg-topic/45b3e7e486409) page has to say about Interplanetary English right
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 7 47 06-25-2022, 01:37 PM
    Thread: Proto-Anglic
Post: RE: Proto-Anglic

Drashner1 Wrote: (06-24-2022, 11:36 PM) -- Immanuelle Wrote: (06-24-2022, 12:20 AM) -- I like the idea of the EU becoming a superpower making Euro English (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euro_English...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 7 47 06-24-2022, 11:45 PM
    Thread: EG - Orbital Elements
Post: RE: EG - Orbital Elements

Drashner1 Wrote: (06-20-2022, 11:24 PM) -- Additional terms/concepts/existing stub articles that might be folded into this article: Barycentre (https://www.orionsarm.com/eg-article/4609c9e0b4e25...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 6 76 06-21-2022, 12:57 PM
    Thread: Keid (40 Eridani) revision discussion
Post: RE: Keid (40 Eridani) revision discussion

For the last few days, I went on a vacation, then became sick, and ended up not being able to get myself to work, so I'm happy to inform you that I'm cool with a relaxing pace, unlike what I would've ...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 29 288 06-20-2022, 01:33 PM
    Thread: Exoplanet Discoveries and Updates
Post: RE: Exoplanet Discoveries and Updates

Among the stars mentioned in this new paper (https://arxiv.org/abs/2206.05815) is 51 Ophiuchi, known in Orion's Arm as Gearhead. Apparently, the system's disk was not detected, but the presence of the...
The Astronomer Real Life But OA Relevant 89 71,201 06-16-2022, 05:08 PM
    Thread: Keid (40 Eridani) revision discussion
Post: RE: Keid (40 Eridani) revision discussion

Here's my new draft which I believe should take the majority, if not all of the feedback into account. There are some parts that I'm not sure if I have addressed them well or not though. By the way...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 29 288 06-13-2022, 09:58 PM
    Thread: Update the Star article
Post: RE: Update the Star article

I can certainly try to experiment with your idea here. Structure and processes: in my actual draft, the 2nd to the 4th paragraphs are part of the Structure section, which I think should be good eno...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 25 362 06-13-2022, 07:09 PM
    Thread: Macrystis re-write
Post: RE: Macrystis re-write

Can I fit that into my system data panel template? (insert thinking emoji here)
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 20 386 06-13-2022, 12:41 PM
    Thread: Zero Point Energy
Post: RE: Zero Point Energy

SaiShen Wrote: (06-12-2022, 08:46 PM) -- 4d klien bottle-type hyperscience trick energy duplicator -- yup, looks like technobabble word salad to me
The Astronomer General Setting Discussion 7 87 06-13-2022, 12:30 AM
    Thread: EG - The Silent Planetarium
Post: RE: EG - The Silent Planetarium

Hmm, that should be all that is needed right now. Without any glaring error except possible minor date changes, I'll put this on the EG if no one objects.
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 19 190 06-12-2022, 05:12 AM
    Thread: EG - The Silent Planetarium
Post: RE: EG - The Silent Planetarium

by the way, how does the first part look? I might change a bunch of dates in it but that's probably all I'll change, the rest should be 'final'.
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 19 190 06-10-2022, 11:54 PM
    Thread: The Garden Worlds article
Post: RE: The Garden Worlds article

stevebowers Wrote: (06-10-2022, 10:16 PM) -- I've asked the NightCafe AI to make an image of some colourful skyflying organisms; this is the result. -- Oh that's actually a really good art. Even if...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 13 203 06-10-2022, 10:25 PM
    Thread: Languages and Linguistics Page Expansion
Post: RE: Languages and Linguistics Page Expansion

And some comments on my previous work on Chinese, I'd like to see the set of criteria that is currently within the Chinese language family's header text moved elsewhere, maybe a section dedicated t...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 46 499 06-10-2022, 01:12 PM
    Thread: The Garden Worlds article
Post: RE: The Garden Worlds article

I left the properties of the supercritical fluid (scf) water ocean here vague. Colder scf acts more like liquid, while hotter scf acts more like gas. I think Won Karana is likely on the colder side. ...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 13 203 06-10-2022, 12:27 PM
    Thread: Languages and Linguistics Page Expansion
Post: RE: Languages and Linguistics Page Expansion

Do note that Penglaiese is already part of the Sino-Tibetian language family, but there is definitely space for the Qihai / Sea of Qi Genetekkers, which form the other half of the Alsafi colonization,...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 46 499 06-10-2022, 12:18 PM
    Thread: The Garden Worlds article
Post: RE: The Garden Worlds article

MichaelPoole Wrote: (06-10-2022, 10:02 AM) -- The Garden World article has many potentially very interesting and cool planets, including biospheres using supercritical water, CO2 or a carbon monoxide...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 13 203 06-10-2022, 10:06 AM
    Thread: A random idea for the Ocean Fleet
Post: RE: A random idea for the Ocean Fleet

Drashner1 Wrote: (06-10-2022, 06:03 AM) -- Note that this needn't preclude the Ocean Fleet manipulating stellar motion - but maybe they do it with a twist. Specifically, since they are an 'ocean f...
The Astronomer General Setting Discussion 12 116 06-10-2022, 09:53 AM
    Thread: Languages and Linguistics Page Expansion
Post: RE: Languages and Linguistics Page Expansion

Since this is the most recent thread on Languages and Linguistics, I figured I should post the link to a previous discussion related to this topic (https://www.orionsarm.com/forum/showthread.php?tid=4...
The Astronomer Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 46 499 06-10-2022, 01:05 AM
    Thread: Posthuman Norms
Post: RE: Posthuman Norms

xsampa Wrote: (06-09-2022, 11:14 PM) -- Is it probable for most clades of posthumanity to be social creatures? -- I think your questions here are necessarily dependent on the factors that we cannot...
The Astronomer General Off-topic Discussion 7 322 06-09-2022, 11:31 PM
    Thread: Posthuman Norms
Post: RE: Posthuman Norms

I think they're looking for a generic, non-OA answer, in which case I'm not sure if we have any idea what posthuman norms could be like, but I do think OA's answer is a good one still.
The Astronomer General Off-topic Discussion 7 322 06-09-2022, 03:38 PM