Discussion in 'science, nature and environment' started by editor, Sep 22, 2011.
It changes nothing. Get used to it.
I'm still waiting for my flying car.
Haha! If this is proved correct it changes EVERYTHING.
*heart-rending comment about babies somewhere still starving*
We're talking about the nature of reality not what happens in it. But I see your point...
If it brings forward fusion reactors by a few years we should be able to do something about that
Nah, time-travelling particles are within the remit of SR. FTL however are not.
Must be fucking cool to be at CERN at the mo. Some seriously hard-core geeky arguments going down. A physicist's equivalent of being told that Santa doesn't exist
incidentally, just checked their website.
it's just fabulously shit. from a design perspective. i love scientists.
Create WWW. Don't give a fuck about design.
this bit's particularly good
i assume if you've got an IQ of 150 it makes sense
I don't think you get into science for the money
I love how absent-minded about anything sartorial, visual etc most scientists i've met are. their brains are just floatin on a different wavelength to mine. i used to drink in the imperial college bar (£1 a pint).. met some proper lovely weirdos in there. ask them to explain this particle the LHC is searching for, fine - ask them what their favourite band is.. silence
Where does that
"perform specified task
thingy come from? I looked it up on google once, but I didnt get any results, despite having seen it all over the web...
4chan I expect, like everything else.
south park isn't it? The underpants stealing elves.
And pure research has never led to all kinda of practical usage in the past...
Gnomes. It was underpants-stealing gnomes.
1. Steal underpants
Fuck, I remember that episode now!
Would never have placed it though.
It appears so...
So does this officially mean that time travel is actually possible?
Slashdot, wasn't it?
So what is it? Only joking...
So it turns out the results were a mistake. A result of faulty wiring.
I'm very happy for Einstein.
I think aside from the meeja, everyone figured that was what it was all along.
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