RE: Hole in a box

From: Harvey Newstrom (
Date: Sun Feb 17 2002 - 19:32:49 MST

Amara Graps wrote,
> Might I ask to those proposing wild-ass schemes, to please spend
> some time doing some background reading about the objects for which
> you are embedding in your engineering feat ? Not spending time
> on those basic pieces (including doing your own math) makes the
> whole shebang look like hand-waving silliness. Probably I'm being
> grumpy, but alot of this black hole stuff can be found in basic
> introductory astronomy texts.

I believe this is why most technical experts have dropped off the list and
no longer participate. Sometimes I think there is more pseudo-science on
this list than most. I wonder how many real scientists or engineers there
are compared to how many science-fiction readers who think real science is
like what they read about.

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