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# Science

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Atheist

degreen2014

## Question

What is the difference between a ballistic missile and a cruise missile?     Thank you
BoxAngle

## Dual Numbers......help!

I consider myself not too bad at maths but I cannot grasp dual numbers. In wikipedia it says they are expressions of the form a+bε (ε is greek Epsilon), a and b are real numbers and ε is a symbol... ...
phoenix1729

## A Diophantine Equation.

How to solve the Diophantine equation \$a^{2n}+b^2=c^{2n}\$, where \$n>1\$ ^ \$a,b,c\ne0\$?
ToraToraTora

## Looking For Interesting Facts About The Solar System.........

I'll start....The Jovian Moon IO is so close to Jupiter that it has tides in rock. The moon is continually stretched into an Oviod and thus the friction causes lots of volcanoes.
fireblood88

## Are We Going To Achieve Reverse Aging Soon?

How likely is it for us to achieve reverse aging soon and will we be able to live longer or even forever if we do?
ToraToraTora

## When Two Objects Touch What Is Actually Touching?

Is anything actually touching? I mean almost all matter is empty space so lets take two snooker balls when they touch the valence electron shells are the best candidate for actual contact but what... ...
ToraToraTora

## What Is The Most Elegant Proof Of Pythagoras?

I love the Euclidian one of course but I'd love to hear about others, possibly Algebraic.....?
ToraToraTora

## Here's A Nice Maths Oddity......

196-182x0.5=7!! Is that correct?
Kennyat

## What If Somehow Human Female Get Pregnant By Chimp

What kind of baby she will be burn?
Atheist

## Why Do Humans Seem To Be The Only Life-Form On This Planet Which Really Enjoys Inflicting Suffering On Other Animals (Usually Of Their Own Species)?

Many animals kill to feed themselves, but they don't do it for pleasure (of course it could be argued that they do it for the pleasure of filling their bellies, but on the whole they don't  go... ...
ToraToraTora

## Huge Atom Smasher.........

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-68172162 Ok perhaps CTG can help with this one, I think I'm right in saying that the LHC collisions are at 99.9999991% of c. No doubt the new one will... ...
Atheist

## Saturn's Death Star Moon Has A Hidden Ocean Underneath Its Crust. Could It Give Us Clues About The Possibility Of Life Elsewhere In The Solar System...or Even Beyond.....?

Well; said it all in the post title.
naomi24

## Scientists Make Huge Discovery – That 'Challenges Our Understanding Of The Universe'

Just for interest.... unless anyone has any ideas?     https://news.sky.com/story/scientists-make-huge-discovery-that-challenges-our-understanding-of-the-universe-13046272 ...
mibn2cweus

## Rings Around Uranus -

- and more. https://webbtelescope.org/news/news-releases ...
jackthehat

## Astronomy For Beginners

Mrs JtH has always had an interest in astronomy so this year Father Christmas will be delivering a rather nice beginners telescope. 🔭 He would also like to get her a book for Astronomy novices. I... ...
Hymie

## World Volcanic Activity

Have you noticed that when there is a report of a volcanic eruption somewhere in the world, there is usually heighten volcanic activity reported elsewhere?   At present there is increased recent... ...
Atheist

## The Pentagon's Uap Task Force.

Has anyone viewed this document? I can't make out whether or not it's rubbish. I've posted in Science, but I'm not sure it's where it should... ...
naomi24

## What The Heck Is Going On?

//Astronomers have detected a rare and extremely high-energy particle falling to Earth that is causing bafflement because it is coming from an apparently empty region of space....“You trace its... ...
ToraToraTora

## Today's Science Debate Subject........matter Transference.....

Ok we know that it will never be possible because of the HUP. However that does not stop Sci Fi eg Gene Rodenberry invented the transporter to make it easy to get down on to planets and do the... ...

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