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    Thread: A question about wormhole travel
Post: A question about wormhole travel

Has there been any discussion about relative popularity and perceived advantages/disadvantages of direct wormhole travel versus going as an upload in the OA universe?
Omeganian General Setting Discussion 3 70 09-20-2019, 10:21 PM
    Thread: Weirdest/Most Disturbing Provolves
Post: RE: Weirdest/Most Disturbing Provolves

Drashner1 Wrote: (04-11-2017, 12:01 PM) -- My personal favorite for weirdest/most disturbing are the tapeworm provolves... Todd -- Nah, Sacculinas beat everything.
Omeganian General Setting Discussion 32 560 07-12-2019, 09:23 PM
    Thread: Ideas for Alien Civilizations in the Local Group
Post: RE: Ideas for Alien Civilizations in the Local Gro...

Considering alien civilizations; shouldn't the Leo Hyperobject 1 and Red Globular Galaxies be referenced in the Galaxy Brain article? There should be plenty of speculation about possible connection in...
Omeganian General Setting Discussion 114 2,780 04-05-2019, 03:59 AM
    Thread: Memory storage density - a milestone passed
Post: Memory storage density - a milestone passed

A few months ago, SanDisk unveiled a 128 GB MicroSD card. http://www.sandisk.com/about-sandisk/press-room/press-releases/2014/sandisk-introduces-worlds-highest-capacity-microsdxc-memory-card-at-12...
Omeganian Real Life But OA Relevant 2 6,215 05-09-2014, 03:29 PM
    Thread: Magmatter article mistake
Post: RE: Magmatter article mistake

FrodoGoofball Wrote: (03-24-2014, 02:57 AM) -- I did some non-numeric calculations (read: rearranging algebraic equations) for non-spherical shapes: - flat plate (antiparticle shield, aldersson di...
Omeganian Website and Content Issues 17 204 03-24-2014, 03:23 AM
    Thread: Magmatter article mistake
Post: RE: Magmatter article mistake

Interesting. But the part about the Hyperpolity does concern me. The ring can, with its ratio, be approximated as a very long line. Now, it's possible I'm mistaken (I have some real problems with the ...
Omeganian Website and Content Issues 17 204 03-21-2014, 09:04 AM
    Thread: Magmatter article mistake
Post: RE: Magmatter article mistake

The longest line is merely opening the brackets and dividing both sides by M^3. Hmmm, these scales do make the Magvivisystem Hyperpolity a bit more problematic. We are talking about a scale of micr...
Omeganian Website and Content Issues 17 204 03-20-2014, 09:04 PM
    Thread: Magmatter article mistake
Post: RE: Magmatter article mistake

Well, here's the math I did. V=4/3*pi*8M^3*G^3/c^6 M/(4/3*pi*8M^3*G^3/c^6)=10^36 M=10^36*4/3*pi*8M^3*G^3/c^6 M=10^36*(6.67*10^-11)^3*4/3*pi*8M^3/729*10^48 M^(-2)=10^36*3*10^(-31)*33/729*1...
Omeganian Website and Content Issues 17 204 03-05-2014, 04:02 PM
    Thread: Magmatter article mistake
Post: Magmatter article mistake

Quote: -- Bulk magmatter is so dense that even a relatively small solid mass will collapse into a black hole. The Schwarzschild radius R = 2MG /c^2; Volume of a sphere V =4/3.pi.R^3; Definition ...
Omeganian Website and Content Issues 17 204 03-04-2014, 11:05 PM
    Thread: <EG> Extended Color Convention. - draft 3.
Post: RE: <EG> Extended Color Convention. - draft 3.

Matterplay1 Wrote: (05-24-2013, 03:33 PM) -- Of course there could be many more colours than a division of the spectrum would suggest. A huge proportion of colour perception has to do with what your ...
Omeganian Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 9 131 05-24-2013, 05:02 PM
    Thread: <EG> Extended Color Convention. - draft 3.
Post: RE: <EG> Extended Color Convention. - draft 3.

stevebowers Wrote: (05-20-2013, 08:59 PM) -- Excellent! Do you have a list of the commonly used colour names, which we could arrange into a spectrum, perhaps? -- Two hundred colors? Didn't consider...
Omeganian Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 9 131 05-21-2013, 05:28 PM
    Thread: <EG> Extended Color Convention. - draft 3.
Post: <EG> Extended Color Convention. - draft 3.

The Extended Color Convention Ever since the time of the first true body modifications, there were attempts to modify and extend the human eyesight. At first, these were little more than night visio...
Omeganian Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 9 131 05-20-2013, 04:54 PM