Cornell News: No ice found at lunar poles [...]
Dr. Robert J. Harley
harley at argote.ch
Wed Nov 12 14:25:31 PST 2003
>1) You're trolling. You must be bored. Try writing some software, for
> a change.
I'm afraid 7 hours of hacking Linux and AIX is enough for one day.
The joys of figuring out 57 or so flavours of PowerPC left me pretty
>2) The whole point of teleoperation is that you have terrestrial monkeys
Would I be correct in assuming that the "monkeys" you continually
refer to are of the human variety?
>Bzzt. Self-replication doesn't require nanotechnology.
Didn't say it did. But nanotech is easy with what passes for
nanotechnology these days - I was amused to read an advert for some
face-mud for chicks they other day that referred to it as nanotech.
> > big computer in the sky
> I prefer circumsolar clouds of computronium modules
Isn't that what I said?
>You can't scan nondestructively at nm resolution. Where's your physics?
Learn to recognise sarcasm, especially when it is blatant.
>Stick to your crypto. That way, at least, you halfway know what you're
>talking about, and you don't make a fool out of yourself.
Jeff: That's a foolish way to put up a building.
Mutt: Oh yeah, what do you know about construction?
Jeff: Nothing, but I'm an expert on foolishness.
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