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Comment: Slingshot method or balance of mass? (Score -1) 32 32

1) If I were to pose a theory as to how stars or planets escape a black hole then I would use the inject-reject velocity we use to slingshot spacecraft into stellar space. Photons, basically without mass can be captured but something with mass could swing through the field and be flung out. A black hole is so strong due to the amount of mass it has consumed thus immense gravitation forces. Using the bowl analogy a marble entering the bowl would normally settle to the bottom (our gravity at work here) can escape the bowl is it's velocity is great enough. Objects pulled into this immense field may combine under extreme pressure raising energy levels and combining mass with other stellar material and the object increases velocity and could be flung outward.
2) We don't know but black holes may reach an equilibrium with surrounding space having an effect on it's over mass thus having to eject some at points just as the sun pumps out energy and matter. Another example is the heavier elements that are unstable on earth would be more stable on massive planets and stars. These massive objects we refer to as black holes may just emit chunks at the same volume they consume.

Comment: Re:Unintended consequences (Cake) (Score 1) 599 599

Freedom is like Cake you can't have it and eat it at the same time because once eaten or used it's gone. The eating part is where you can either have congress (legislation) control it or the Corps will. Phone and cable jack rates almost monthly. Although I have more channels to watch the content all sucks so I lost freedom to control it. Net neutrality speaks for at least the part where we have choice in the content we want to surf. Without it we will have to work through the same pile of crap load we get with cable to find that small website on programming a raspberry Pi or making your own fishing lures like gram-pa did before internet not like the young punk in Dicks sporting goods. Believe it or not once you give up NN you won't get it back the greed takes over and you loose the freedom of choice in content. As it is already search content is "dictated" to you now. We once had a search engine that worked when you had serious work to do now the results are polluted with unrelated crap. Sure we have a bazillion petabytes more data out there to search but it's still about hitting the content you want. Have to go, my sponsor wants the soapbox back.

Comment: Re:The Secret of Nim (Score 1) 520 520

COBOL can suck in Math, Science and Physics with the best of them. C# and C++ just make better tools for the task. If you had a business that ran COBOL as it's primary language and needed to add bridge design into the code then all you have to do is extend the language with an available OOL that the system supports. This ability was available back in version 85. You could also drop F# on a server and take it to the next level!

Comment: Why? Shotest Game (Score 1) 290 290

"According to some analysts, the development of hypersonic weapons creates the conditions for a new arms race, and could risk nuclear escalation. Given that the course of hypersonic research has acknowledged both of these concerns, why have several countries started testing the weapons?" The answer lies in the short game. Quickest move to checkmate to get to GAME OVER. Long wars have been a problem with the cost of deployment, supply routes, tracking assets etc. Getting a destructive payload on a target has so many advantages. Taking out an operative before he can end his call. Knocking out a battalion just as it makes it's first move. Stopping a terror cell when it is still locking and loading before they reach civilian areas. Even sinking a pirate operation approaching a merchant ship. They could all be reasons for the fast and now deployment and taking control.

Comment: Re:Genius /Insanity (Score 1) 49 49

(Please read this as something to think about) The human mind is designed for observation and reaction by evolution. Intelligence developed as a means to improve those skills. One might conclude that intelligence is but an attempt to reorient a ones brain into a mostly thinking and forget the rest. That detachment from the more primal function creates a void that we observe as insanity, savant or just non-social. As you get older you might find that you get deep into studies or searching for the meaning of life or solving P vs NP the more irritated you may become when the rest of the world continues to intervene. Maybe it's the world that is actually insane while those of higher intelligence are just outside this insanity. -Math Rules-

Comment: Re:Terrible (Score 1) 430 430

"The means by which imperialist US corporations seek to corruptly buy up the resources off all other countries in order to prop up their insatiable psychopathic greed"
SO fricking true!
The War on "?" is not a war in the sense of soldiers and tanks as it is about corporate insurgency. Iraq to plant oil fields, Afghanistan to grow poppy fields, Columbia to plant cocoa fields. Now it's the war on the US government they have actually been fighting since the 1800s and have recently ramped up. The same people that constantly yell freedom (US citizens) are the same ones selling out to the corporate snake! I know a few corps that are decent enough not to get into this but some don't seem to be trying to stop this corporatizing of everything. US-people wake up and vote to stop this. If Coch (Pronounced Coke, I say Cock) supports that candidate, vote for the other one.

Comment: They surpassed Minecraft in stuffs and griefing (Score 2) 67 67

Within the 2 minute time I was transported to several different lands most likely the system overload. Then once stable, something left on the trail by others morphed me through several different avatars and turned off aswd. Then out of nowhere I was transported to someones trap. I rarely played mario so I;m not familiar with the powerups. Great place to get your mind sucked away.

Overload -- core meltdown sequence initiated.