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Sad news for Earth in several billion years

  1. Sep 2, 2009 #1
    http://arxiv.org/abs/0801.4031" [Broken]
     
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  3. Sep 2, 2009 #2

    sylas

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    Re: Sad news for Earth


    ... on the scale of several billion years.

    Given the nature of this forum, it might be better to have a more descriptive thread title, and some actual text rather than a bare link.

    PS. I don't expect to live forever; and I don't find that "sad". Neither do I think there's anything especially "sad" about the fact we live in a dynamic universe, where things change, and nothing lasts forever.
     
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  4. Sep 2, 2009 #3

    berkeman

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    Re: Sad news for Earth

    I updated the thread title to reflect the content of the arXiv paper that Count is linking to.
     
  5. Sep 2, 2009 #4

    negitron

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    Meh. We'll be lucky if we're even still here in 10,000 years, never mind several billion.
     
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