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I was hoping it was a Mass Relay that would form then we can go to different galaxys and navigate the different solar systems ya?
Edited by bucdan - 1/20/11 at 7:35pm
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Well... if our atmosphere partially cooks off or reacts..... it could be a slow death to Earth as we know it.
And thus, the USG ISHIMURA was born....first and largest planet cracker
    
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post #53 of 95
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light is not the fastest thing in this universe, there is some things can go faster than it but we won't know until we discover it. Anything can happen
How can you say light isn't the fastest thing but then admit we don't know that?

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I don't like the idea of there being daytime for several straight weeks.
Indeed. It would mess up quite a few basic things.
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I don't like the idea of there being daytime for several straight weeks.

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I was hoping it was a Mass Relay that would form then we can go to different galaxys and navigate the different solar systems ya?


Mass relays get you around different parts of our galaxy. Duh.
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so nothing can travel faster than light because light has no mass, is that what im reading here?
It's a theory, in other words, it's right until we can prove it's wrong.
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Isn't this star some hundreds of light years away? If so, aren't we seeing the past?
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~1300 years ago:

A long time ago (~1300 years ago) in a galaxy far far away...
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oh man..more 2012 ITS THE END talk..

It took em forever to comedown form that Y2K high. Of course noone remember that little diddy.
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Somehow, I don't feel comfortable, living next to a wannabe black-hole/neutron star.
It is extremely distant. The only reason it is so bright is that is so big. We aren't next to it.

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Wouldn't an explosion like this , the neutrons and whatever else it emits travel faster than the speed of light?
No.

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so nothing can travel faster than light because light has no mass, is that what im reading here?
It is not because light has no mass.

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light is not the fastest thing in this universe, there is some things can go faster than it but we won't know until we discover it. Anything can happen
There is nothing known to travel faster than the speed of light. What you said is not scientific at all.
Edited by kaxel - 1/22/11 at 5:08pm
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The interwebs is being flooded with doomsday theories saying the impending supernova confirms the Mayan calendar’s prediction of the Armageddon in 2012.
These conspiracies aren’t helped by the word “Betelgeuse” being associated with the devil.
I don't buy into the whole, 2012 doomsday thing, but... yeah... that's weird.
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I thought they broke the speed of light, with radio waves, a few years ago.
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