SV: Capacity of the brain

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Mon Oct 25 01:55:28 EST 1999


Ketil Z Malde wrote:

> But of course, it doesn't travel at all through vacuum.

It does through radiation.

> When a king dies, kingship is passed on *immediately* to his
> successor, no matter the distance.  How, exactly, this is to be
> implemented in a communications system is unclear.

How it's to be implemented at all is unclear, due to the lack of frame
invariance of simultaneity in special relativity.

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