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awoke_in_2003 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-30-10 05:40 PM
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28. So tonight we're gonna party...
like it's 135929 :)
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  -US scientists find potentially habitable planet near Earth whopis01  Sep-29-10 06:17 PM   #0 
  - Finally! A place to stash Republicans!  JuniperLea   Sep-29-10 06:18 PM   #1 
  - Did you actually read it?  whopis01   Sep-29-10 06:20 PM   #2 
  - Yeah, I was cutting them some slack...  JuniperLea   Sep-29-10 06:31 PM   #7 
     - Pluto works for me  HughMoran   Sep-29-10 10:34 PM   #17 
        - I was thinking Uranus...  Fearless   Sep-29-10 11:16 PM   #19 
        - Doh!  HughMoran   Sep-29-10 11:55 PM   #20 
        - Possible flame war alert-  awoke_in_2003   Sep-30-10 05:38 PM   #27 
           - Exactly  HughMoran   Sep-30-10 06:01 PM   #31 
  - Lets' find out more first.  Turbineguy   Sep-29-10 06:20 PM   #3 
  - Valid point!  JuniperLea   Sep-29-10 06:30 PM   #6 
  - They'll just trash it.  Quantess   Sep-30-10 05:45 PM   #29 
  - NASA bucking for more money.  golddigger   Sep-29-10 06:24 PM   #4 
  - That's where the rich people will go, except for their soldiers. nt  valerief   Sep-29-10 06:25 PM   #5 
  - Earth like? WTH... 3-4 time the size of our home? Oh, you mean it is round?  RC   Sep-29-10 06:32 PM   #8 
  - several times Earth mass with a rapid orbit...?  mike_c   Sep-29-10 06:33 PM   #9 
  - Weight watchers will prosper there, you will need to weigh just  HysteryDiagnosis   Sep-29-10 06:54 PM   #12 
  - from the article ...  zbdent   Sep-29-10 07:18 PM   #13 
     - 3-4 times earth mass = 3-4 times earth gravity at the surface...  mike_c   Sep-30-10 11:29 AM   #23 
        - Actually the calculation is a little more complex than that.  whopis01   Sep-30-10 01:39 PM   #24 
        - I was assuming larger mass, similar volume...  mike_c   Sep-30-10 05:53 PM   #30 
        - From Wikipedia  zbdent   Sep-30-10 08:02 PM   #32 
  - That 'near' thing  cloudbase   Sep-29-10 06:44 PM   #10 
  - .  Turbineguy   Sep-30-10 04:26 PM   #26 
  - 20 light years from Earth  ngant17   Sep-29-10 06:54 PM   #11 
  - Woo hoo!  DavidDvorkin   Sep-29-10 07:30 PM   #14 
  - It would be helpful if commenters would read the article before commenting.  Peace Patriot   Sep-29-10 10:02 PM   #15 
  - im sure that a few nukes at just the right angle would start rotation  comtec   Sep-30-10 02:57 AM   #21 
  - OFFS! We were having a little fun here...  JuniperLea   Sep-30-10 11:18 AM   #22 
  - Well Said, Peace Patriot!  LongTomH   Sep-30-10 03:40 PM   #25 
  - The future gets closer all the time.  proteus_lives   Sep-29-10 10:13 PM   #16 
  - And it's only 20 light years away! If we leave right now and travel at 100000 mph  struggle4progress   Sep-29-10 11:01 PM   #18 
     - So tonight we're gonna party...  awoke_in_2003   Sep-30-10 05:40 PM   #28 
 

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