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jayce at lug-nut.com
Thu Sep 27 09:50:38 MDT 2007
On 9/26/07, Levi Pearson <levi at cold.org> wrote:
> "Alex Esplin" <alex.esplin at gmail.com> writes:
> > Isn't the Solar System we live in a sort of perpetual motion machine?
> > Now obviously something on this scale is currently impossible for us,
> > but I would say that at least on some level, a perpetual motion
> > machine exists, we just don't know how to duplicate it yet.
> No, it's just got a really large battery running things in the form of
> the sun. Eventually it will run out of fuel. There really are no
> perpetual motion machines, because they're impossible.
Wow, does this mark the time for the annual sing-along of:
o/~ The sun is a mass of incandescent gas, a gigantic nuclear furnace... ~/o
(Yes, it has become a tradition here, you nazi's)
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