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12:16 AM
Q: Story about people trying to recover a ship, but can't because its engine is still operating

FoogodI read a short story a long time ago which, for a while now, I've lamented not remembering the name of, because I really enjoyed the concept so much. I believe I read this sometime in the mid-80s, but at that time I was doing a lot of reading of anthology magazines from the 50s and 60s as well, ...

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4:05 AM
Q: Is the background [spoiler] regarding Neal Stephenson's character Root revealed in previous novels?

HeidiBSPOILERS FOR Fall, or, Dodge in Hell Many years ago I started reading the Baroque series by Neal Stephenson. I really hated it and abandoned it without finishing, but I was intrigued by his enigmatic character of Root, who was long-lived and seemed to have interesting powers. I saw this characte...

4:43 AM
Q: What is "there" mean here?

James InkIn Toy Story 4 (2019), Bo meets Doug, whose half was destroyed by the cat: Doug: Couldn't take it out there, huh? Bo: Hey, Doug. Saw your better half at the front of the store. Doug: Yeah, you mess with the cat, you get the claws..

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5:59 AM
Q: TV show (or made for TV movie) with a human male dating an alien female

Mobus DorphinI remember watching something on the Sci-Fi channel when I was younger, of what seemed to be a really bad TV show or made-for-TV movie that took place in "THE FUTURE!!" and had two young adults in a relationship, one human male, and one alien female. I believe the female was bald, but I distinct...

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11:40 AM
Q: Cybermen vs Nature

Punch Jab IndiaWould Lightning be a effective weapon against Cybermen? Ive heard humans now have the technology to change weather patterns like dispersing chemicals into cloud formations to make it rain I ask politely Would Electricity from Lightning kill Cybermen or Would it do nothing to Cybermen

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1:45 PM
@BlueSoul squints
what is it?
@AncientSwordRage A screenshot from the last No Man Sky big update.
Please notice the rating in the free-hand red circle
> "Mostly Harmless"
@BlueSoul Squints 2: squints harder
squints with a vengence
live free or squint hard
a good day to squint hard
I see it now
Q: Try to remember name of sci-fi show that was aired in the 2000's

Dominic NewmanI only have vague memories of this show but am for some reason determined to find it. From what I can remember it was about a group of friends getting sucked into a game console/TV and going on adventures in a another dimension that seemed to be very rocky. I'm sure i remember a giant robot/mec...

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5:59 PM
Q: Which type of ship does this engine belong to?

Bingo MehndraIn Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, there is a scene in the Rebel base on Yavin where we can see blind warrior Chirrut Îmwe and mercenary Baze Malbus sitting/standing near to what seems to be a L4 fusial thrust. I have been going through quite a few detailed ship's cross sections and blueprints but ...

Q: Characters in the Star Wars Galaxy

vkhaffordIf the Star Wars Galaxy is so vast, why are the majority of the species human (or at least humanoid) English speaking beings?


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