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by alextemplet
Wed Nov 18, 2009 6:52 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Last person to reply wins.
Replies: 8431
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Does anyone else realize that next month, this thread will be four years old?
by alextemplet
Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Last person to reply wins.
Replies: 8431
Views: 2256462

You lose!
by alextemplet
Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Alex is back!
Replies: 9
Views: 4792

Re:

MichaelXY wrote:I missed ya ALex...


Aw! *hugs* ;)
by alextemplet
Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Possibilities for Alien Life
Replies: 9
Views: 9985

Now, this is interesting idea! ) Althrough, as discussed in another forum (Is evolution determinant?), will there be human beings? And even if so, will they have the same society? Just look to Earth and ho many different people (societies) there is... This is why such a plot element would have to b...
by alextemplet
Mon Nov 16, 2009 8:58 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Last person to reply wins.
Replies: 8431
Views: 2256462

You all lose.
by alextemplet
Mon Nov 16, 2009 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Possibilities for Alien Life
Replies: 9
Views: 9985

The biggest problem with silicon would be its greater reactivity and hence lack of stability. One thing I found interesting while researching is that silicon dioxide (the equivalent of carbon dioxide) is solid at temperatures where CO2 is a gas. This suggests it might only be practical to have such ...
by alextemplet
Mon Nov 16, 2009 6:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Possibilities for Alien Life
Replies: 9
Views: 9985

Well one possible scenario that might explain a planet with heavier elements might be the nearby presence of many super-massive stars; the shorter life-spans and accelerated fusion rates in these stars could litter the surrounding space with more heavy elements than we find in our neck of the woods....
by alextemplet
Mon Nov 16, 2009 2:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Possibilities for Alien Life
Replies: 9
Views: 9985

Possibilities for Alien Life

I've recently decided to try my hand at writing some science fiction, and I'd like to hear opinions and suggestions for what sort of form extraterrestrial life might take. I'm especially intrigued by Robert Heinlien's colonial insect-inspired "Bugs" from Starship Troopers , and I'm also in...
by alextemplet
Mon Nov 16, 2009 2:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CHOCOLATE makes you HAPPY???
Replies: 12
Views: 5875

I've heard of this before, and it makes sense to me. Might explain why many people (myself included) crave chocolate when we get depressed.
by alextemplet
Mon Nov 16, 2009 2:33 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Alex is back!
Replies: 9
Views: 4792

Alex is back!

I have returned after recovering from the health issues that necessitated my long absence. What did I miss?
by alextemplet
Mon Nov 16, 2009 2:31 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Last person to reply wins.
Replies: 8431
Views: 2256462

Ok, who missed me?

PS - I win!
by alextemplet
Tue Jul 14, 2009 5:41 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Last person to reply wins.
Replies: 8431
Views: 2256462

Alex wins again.