Except it wasn't one giant laser, it was hundreds of smaller beams that bounced around the relays inside the station. Wouldn't that create inertia in all directions, or evenly disperse the inertia all around the thing? If each and every "source" beam fired backwards, and then the relays to combine them were evenly… » 9/21/14 9:12am Sunday 9:12am

So... it's a myth, except that we don't have any counterpoint. And it doesn't sound like that, except it's based on a dialect actually used in a part of the world some pirates came from. And "pirates didn't sound like that"... probably, because we have no idea. » 9/20/14 6:05pm Saturday 6:05pm

Nope, no no noooope! Gearbox clearly told all of us insulted/restricted by the pathetically tiny storage space in Borderlands 2 that Borderlands 2 is "not a collect-a-thon", not for "hoarders", and "was never about the loot". The same loot almost every character in the game universe talks, screams, slavers and… » 9/17/14 10:44am 9/17/14 10:44am

Relativity states that an observer not under acceleration can say they remain still whilst others move. Since space is not a static thing, and we have no idea how much our galaxy/part of the universe itself is moving, and since space is constantly forming between masses, I should think that the only point of reference… » 9/17/14 6:03am 9/17/14 6:03am

I can't ever see anyone ever wearing the abomination that is the white dress with the torso-shaped growth coming out of the breastbone, but if your future sci-fi has a lot of air pollution, filtering masks that look very fashionable is something I could see. » 9/16/14 2:53pm 9/16/14 2:53pm