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Global Address System: Earth's Surface Divided Into 3x3 Meter Blocks Anonymous 15/09/03(Thu)17:42 No. 16187 ID: 0948b1 [Reply]

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Anonymous 15/09/09(Wed)00:58 No. 16191 ID: ca3ceb

My building currently contains roughly 20 addresses.
Which one am I supposed to put on my fucking tax return.

Computer Building Scrub Lord 15/09/01(Tue)19:43 No. 16186 ID: 8800e8 [Reply]

Youtube  Hello 7chan! I'm very new to computer building, stats, and products, etc. I have a 2009 hp pavilion that is ok at running games. I ran tf2 at 60fps and I'm looking to use sfm animation tool. I was wondering if I can have any advice on upgradeable parts I could install? I have 530$ US cash now and I could either upgrade my hp or build a gaming pc. Your comments would be very helpful!

Anonymous 15/09/05(Sat)10:04 No. 16188 ID: 1d9efc


Nokia Cutter 14/09/30(Tue)10:08 No. 15900 ID: 91d0e5 [Reply]

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Is it even possible to get an old Nokia phone on a modern service provider ? I realized that I never use my iPhone for calling so it would just be better to get an iPod and a different phone. What do you guys think ?

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Anonymous 15/05/28(Thu)09:17 No. 16117 ID: 099b2d

This. The UNIX philosophy.

Anonymous 15/06/12(Fri)02:33 No. 16127 ID: 625843

Depends on the networks that your phone supports and the networks that your carrier offers.

Anonymous 15/08/01(Sat)14:42 No. 16179 ID: 0377cc

It works in Finnish network and supports 2G WAP connections.

Anatomics design YoungDaVinci 15/07/24(Fri)22:11 No. 16175 ID: 9ea0ae [Reply]

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Hi to all engineers and designers which can help me, and I think doctors too.
I'm a guy which wants to design the most near to a reality hand just with wood pieces and syringes as hidraulic bomb.
I want to do this for my own and knowledge and becouse in the future i want to become and ortopedic engineer.

If anyone can help, please post drawings and sketches of the design of the wood and syringe hand.

Anonymous 15/07/25(Sat)06:35 No. 16176 ID: ca3ceb

I just drew up some sketches and plans for the hand but decided to patent it for myself.

Anonymous 15/06/17(Wed)01:17 No. 16131 ID: f0a18c [Reply]

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Does anyone know the estimated total length of veins in the human body ? And I'm not looking for that 60K miles trivia shit that counts all the capillaries. I just want the actual veins.

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Anonymous 15/06/22(Mon)13:13 No. 16145 ID: f5d0cf

>>16144 is right, things we define as postcapillary venules are no different from capillaries except a widening lumen.

Anonymous 15/07/04(Sat)02:27 No. 16170 ID: 325d67

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Anonymous 15/07/11(Sat)11:39 No. 16172 ID: 18b905


At first I was going to say that the first couple of miles of elephants that are still in Earth's atmosphere wouldn't die because they can breathe, but then I remembered gravity is a thing.

And because of gravity, almost all (any of them that don't fall to the moon) of that column of elephants will immediately collapse downward toward the Earth onto those other elephants and then onto the ground in a giant puddle of elephant slop.

Anyway, the distance between the Earth and the moon is 238,900 miles, and the height of an average African elephant is about ten feet. So there are 126,139,200 elephants between the Earth and Moon. Anyway, the point of approximate neutral gravity between them is at 211,266 miles from Earth. Therefore, 111,548,448 of them will fall to Earth. The total weight of all those elephants is about 501,968,016 tons.

Using some questionably accurate ratios of masses of large asteroids related to their volumes, I estimate this huge weight of elephants would be about equal to that of a rocky asteroid of a size of 0.4 cubic kilometers, or about 0.75 km across.

So if the weight of all those elephants somehow compressed into a small dense sphere on the way down and hit the ground at once, it would release enough energy to equal about 16 gigatons of TNT.

Suffice it to say, all those elephants would be dead, seeing how they would be vaporized.

Anonymous 14/09/20(Sat)07:30 No. 15881 ID: ea642d [Reply]

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should i get a mac book pro or a window for computer science?

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Anonymous 15/05/28(Thu)01:09 No. 16116 ID: 1efc37

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Install Gentoo

Anonymous 15/06/11(Thu)23:01 No. 16126 ID: 10d6c2

OP will have graduated with a 4 year degree before this thread stops getting bumped.

Anonymous 15/06/20(Sat)01:12 No. 16133 ID: 5205a5

using a mac is like driving a car with only one pedal.

Engineering a propective engineering student 14/05/02(Fri)14:27 No. 15644 ID: e50735 [Reply]

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What do you think is
1) the best major in engineering
2) the best sector in engineering
3) the best position in engineering
-starting salary
-mid career salary
-job satisfaction
-future developments

For example: I am thinking about studying petroleum & resource engineering (but I might have the option to study medicine).
It's well known petroleum engineering has high starting and mid-career salaries. Like many other engineering degrees, many students fail. There is job security, but it is very much dependent on the prices of resources and there are some concerns about the demand and supply of resources such as gas and oil in the future. For the most profitable jobs in the sector you have to work hard and make long days, often far away from home. Working for the bigger oil and mining companies, benefits can be exceptionally good. However, placement for these positions can be very competitive.
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Anonymous 14/05/06(Tue)10:13 No. 15647 ID: aaad3e


Well it's not like there's any incentive for great scientists to spend their time here. There's science forums for serious discussions, and sites like this: http://hypothesisdatabase.capitalistscience.com/ for participatory scientists.


I avoid replying to threads - in case someone actually follows my advice. I think my code might have changed or whatever too. I guess I'll find out after posting.

I barely post threads anymore either.

That being said, I will answer this thread.

For future reference, anyone reading this would probably expect you to do the research yourself.

If best = optimizing for the things you want to consider in the order that they are posted, well...actually let's just optimise for starting salary since I never learned how to do multi-criteria decision making.
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Anonymous 14/05/06(Tue)21:42 No. 15649 ID: b957e5

>I avoid replying to threads - in case someone actually follows my advice. I think my code might have changed or whatever too. I guess I'll find out after posting.

I missed the persona of mystery cb9fa8 imbued, yeah, we ripped you/it a little but it was a good laugh at times. It's always good to know you're still here though and don't worry about people listening to your replies, if you tell them to stick their hand in the proverbial fire and they do it... well it's their own stupid fault.

Anonymous 15/05/12(Tue)00:54 No. 16105 ID: b9e6ac

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For me, I think biophysics

Anonymous 14/09/18(Thu)21:20 No. 15877 ID: 6cf8dc [Reply]

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I got drunk last night and got to thinking... what is stopping lightning from striking houses and tv antennas outside and shit when houses today aren't made with lightning rods?

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Nattajerk 14/10/01(Wed)23:36 No. 15904 ID: ee6591

this ancient device you know as a tv antenna is connected to ground, and provides a clear path for electricity to follow. radio towers are frequently struck for example, the idea is not to avoid lightning but to divert it.

so, in essense, nothing is stopping lightning from striking your house. it is rare, of course. trees, taller buildings, etc will take the most risk of being struck, but having your property struck is certifiably rare by comparison.

Anonymous 15/05/08(Fri)03:13 No. 16099 ID: ef611a

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> ''I got drunk last night and got to thinking...''
..because anon "gets to thinking" after alcohol is applied.

Also, lightning is an electro-magnetic current which leaves the surface of the Earth enroute to discharge in the Ionosphere; where the Extraterrestrial Species (we can lightning) breeds, votes, pays taxes, and smells like music.

Anonymous 15/05/08(Fri)03:47 No. 16102 ID: aef4a9

>lightning is an electro-magnetic current which leaves the surface of the Earth enroute to discharge in the Ionosphere; where the Extraterrestrial Species (we can lightning) breeds, votes, pays taxes, and smells like music.

And in that crazy lies a hint of truth:
Lightning does occur because electrons are being pulled into the sky. Electrons accrue during the collisions between water droplets and ice crystals in the sky and these displaced electrons leave behind a field of negative charge in the atmosphere. Once the charge reaches significant levels lighting occurs. What's actually happening is the electrons are being forcibly removed from particles creating plasma ions in the process. These ions are then drawn upwards to neutralise the charge.

Think of it like sticking a vacuum cleaner hose on the sand, the sand is the charge being drawn up and the hose is the bolt we see descending into it.

trying to understand the weather Anonymous 13/06/27(Thu)13:36 No. 15166 ID: cb9fa8 [Reply]

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why are some cold and warm front bumps shown to be on one side on the same string and then on the other side on the second half of the string?

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CandleJack 13/07/04(Thu)02:09 No. 15178 ID: 2f260d

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It looks like it's going anti-clockwise to me.

Anonymous 13/08/22(Thu)02:50 No. 15264 ID: 5f92fc

That's because you're looking at it the wrong way. When you see a cyclone from the top, you are seeing where it is releasing the air that it sucks up. Thus, the direction of reference is traveling outward from the center along the spiral, not inward.

Anonymous 15/05/08(Fri)03:42 No. 16101 ID: ef611a

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your question was answered on the KING-5 TV weather blog.
See the definition of electro magnetic waves on the page: "slow moving weather patterns".

Iphone 4 WiFi Anonymous 13/08/15(Thu)13:01 No. 15254 ID: 891cdd [Reply]

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Now I'm not going to go into much detail but my IPhone was in a microwave for 4 seconds. Everything Works except for GPS and Bluetooth
I dont care much for GPS and Bluetooth, I only really need WiFi.
The problem is I have to be holding my phone right next to my/a router for it to pick up anything.
I have opened up my iphone and checked the EMI sheild. All the screws are tight and there is a solid connection to the logic board.
If I replace the EMI shield would my WiFi be restored? Or am I stuck like this forever?
Any help is greatly appreciated. Thankyou
IPhone 4 (GSM Model:A1332) 6.0.1 Jailbroken

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Anonymous 13/08/20(Tue)21:06 No. 15262 ID: 2781f1

Fell for the IPhone charges in 1 minute in the microwave, huh? Lmao

deadbabies!rfBia8M6N2 13/08/30(Fri)15:58 No. 15290 ID: 57e7cc


Couldn't you unjailbreak your phone and bring it back to apple and have them repair it? I thought they had a warranty period where they would repair stuff like that for free. If nothing appears to have been damaged by you, I don't see why they wouldn't replace it.

I wouldn't bother replacing the EMI shield if it's whole and undamaged. What more likely happened is what was said
here. Basically, something arced to a component and fried it, and you are lucky to have it work at all. Does the mobile/cellular network still connect?

To me, it sounds like the antenna or the antenna's connection to the phone is fried. You could try replacing it, but there's no guarantee it will work.

Try pressing the area where your antenna is down into the phone with the back cover open, then attempt to connect from further away. If this works, it's most likely a problem with the antenna's connection.

In truth, I have no idea about iPhones, but that's what I would try if I had this problem with my phone.

It's too bad there's not a USB port on the iPhone to allow you to add an additional WiFi device. Too bad Apple hates USB.
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Anonymous 15/05/08(Fri)03:31 No. 16100 ID: ef611a

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I don't think this is true, but...
My neighbor's cousin's school-teacher's dentist's pool-boy's garbage-man's mom said that: "When an iPhone (or iWatch) is put in a Metal-bag of water and nuked in the microwave for 2.3 minutes, it will come out glowing in the dark for 3.2 days and smells like how cookies smell on the skylab that orbits around Mars." But I don't trust denists, so...

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