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Hypothetical new planet

  1. Oct 30, 2006 #1

    wolram

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    It is earth like, and reachable in a reasonable time, with new space ship design, only (basic) tools and equiptment can be transported with you,
    would you go?
     
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  3. Oct 30, 2006 #2
    round trip or colonization?

    If its a visit sign me up. If not then Il stay here.
     
  4. Oct 30, 2006 #3

    wolram

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    Hmmm, may be it could be advertized as round trip :uhh:
     
  5. Oct 30, 2006 #4

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    Only if I can get on PF, watch Bugs Bunny cartoons and have the final say of who can go to the new planet. :devil:
     
  6. Oct 30, 2006 #5

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    There would be about four men to every woman to start with :biggrin:
     
  7. Oct 30, 2006 #6
    hell yeah, i could just set a flag on a mountain and name it on my first name!
    and chose the biggest sea on the plalet to be my swimming pool!
     
  8. Oct 30, 2006 #7

    Evo

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    Oooh, you're one of my choices right? You "are" coming, right? There isn't a "How to serve man" book involved, is there? :uhh:
     
  9. Oct 30, 2006 #8
    i would name the planet... "ib" ... its such a good name :P

    but what is reachable ? 50 years ? :P

    i can't live 50 years without my noodles and.... noodles...
     
  10. Oct 30, 2006 #9

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    I am going, and hope to not see another human for at least two years, after that time i may venture out and capture me a female.:biggrin:
     
  11. Oct 30, 2006 #10

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    Everyone note: physics lab equipment doesn't count as basic tools and equipment.

    Or does it?
     
  12. Oct 30, 2006 #11

    wolram

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    That would depend on you, if you think you can survive with only lab equipment :biggrin:
     
  13. Oct 30, 2006 #12

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    Why bring the woman? :confused:
     
  14. Oct 30, 2006 #13

    Evo

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    :rofl: :biggrin:
     
  15. Oct 30, 2006 #14
    Like my wife says: If they can put a man on the moon, why can't they put all of them on the moon?

    As to the question, I would go for the ride, not for the destination.
     
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  16. Oct 30, 2006 #15

    Danger

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    That let's me off the hook.

    Likewise... :tongue:
     
  17. Oct 30, 2006 #16
    if you want build up the population fast
    4 women per man would work better
     
  18. Oct 30, 2006 #17
    :rofl: :rofl: :rofl: I bet we'd still find a way to screw up that planet too though...
     
  19. Oct 30, 2006 #18

    wolram

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    Greedy or what?:surprised , mind you if genetic engineering has gone to
    the extremes of male reproduction :rofl:
     
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