RE: Hole in a box

From: Emlyn O'regan (
Date: Mon Feb 18 2002 - 22:39:37 MST

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Spike Jones []
> Sent: Tuesday, 19 February 2002 15:13
> To:
> Subject: Re: Hole in a box
> Anders Sandberg wrote:
> > The breakpoint is at x=3.13e39 bit/kg, I guess around
> degenerate matter.
> >
> > So it seems that we would expect that hot or high-density
> civilizations
> > would want to gather as much matter as possible for
> storage, while cool
> > civilizations with lower memory density would rather burn
> their matter
> > to power their computers. So given these assumptions the
> really advanced
> > civilisations using nuclear storage would likely want to
> imitate cosmic
> > dark matter... Anders Sandberg
> Honest to god, Anders! If Extropia minted its own money,
> we would put you on the 20 dollar bill.
> spike

I'd put anders on the $i bill. Imaginary money :-)


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