[LMB] Old Moldy OT:
cessnadriver at gmail.com
Thu May 11 05:56:32 BST 2006
I don't know if this happened, but since it deals with chemistry or
physics... calculating temperatures and ending up with -300 degrees
Ceslus? Has that happened?
On 5/10/06, David McMillan <skyefire at skyefire.org> wrote:
> Joel Polowin wrote:
> > And yes, in general people are not good about sanity checks on
> > calculated results. "Okay, you calculated the pressure in the system
> > as around -100,000 atmospheres. Doesn't that number seem... *large*?
> > And what *is* a large *negative* pressure supposed to mean?" "But
> > that's what the calculator said!" <*sigh*>
> Heh. That reminds me...
> "Pockets of vacuum." Heh. It'd be hysterical if it weren't TRUE.
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