Hypothetical new planet

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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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round trip or colonization?

If its a visit sign me up. If not then Il stay here.
 
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Azael said:
round trip or colonization?

If its a visit sign me up. If not then Il stay here.

Hmmm, may be it could be advertized as round trip :uhh:
 
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wolram said:
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?
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:
 
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Evo said:
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:

There would be about four men to every woman to start with :biggrin:
 
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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!
 
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There would be about four men to every woman to start with :biggrin:
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:
 
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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...
 
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Evo said:
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:

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

Or does it?
 
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Office_Shredder said:
Everyone note: physics lab equipment doesn't count as basic tools and equipment.

Or does it?

That would depend on you, if you think you can survive with only lab equipment :biggrin:
 
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wolram said:
There would be about four men to every woman to start with :biggrin:
Why bring the woman? :confused:
 
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Why bring the woman? :confused:
:rofl: :biggrin:
 
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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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wolram said:
There would be about four men to every woman to start with :biggrin:
That let's me off the hook.

wolram said:
I am going
Likewise... :tongue:
 
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if you want build up the population fast
4 women per man would work better
 
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ray b said:
if you want build up the population fast
4 women per man would work better

:rofl: :rofl: :rofl: I bet we'd still find a way to screw up that planet too though...
 
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Why bring the woman? :confused:

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

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