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by Condottiere
Sun Sep 06, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Fuel costs--jumps vs. weeks of operation
Replies: 19
Views: 4026

Re: Fuel costs--jumps vs. weeks of operation

Artificial resuscitation is more efficient, and space tends to be one of the principal constraining factors in Traveller ship design. It becomes really interesting because of the cost of life support, and it's elimination, going by the design rules. I'm doing some repotting at the moment, and you co...
by Condottiere
Sun Sep 06, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 682
Views: 184642

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

Speaking of food: is this all this is? Rise Of The Living Robots | Answers With Joe Our traditional view of robots as metal machines with computer brains is pretty hard-wired (pun intended) into the human psyche. But there are reasons to believe that living robots - robots made of soft or living tis...
by Condottiere
Sun Sep 06, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Medical care cost
Replies: 9
Views: 1669

Re: Medical care cost

Equipment, depreciation; consumables; overhead, whether real estate, bureaucracy, insurance, debt servicing; government and miscellaneous subsidies; direct cost of labour, operating room, hospital bed occupation. In theory (and practice), have one cleric in the party, and outfit one cabin as an oper...
by Condottiere
Wed Sep 02, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Mongoose General Discussion
Topic: Forum time?
Replies: 5
Views: 984

Re: Forum time?

I thought that we were half an hour into the future.

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by Condottiere
Wed Sep 02, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 682
Views: 184642

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

Beans Written and directed by Animator Alvise Avati and produced by Animation Director Eamonn Butler. Beans, a short film with an unexpected ending, showcases Cinesite's creature animation skills. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9WoM2bHfr48 https://www.pixelsmithstudios.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/...
by Condottiere
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 682
Views: 184642

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

CLASSICAL SOPRANO surprises audience with STAR TREK parody | Conductor Rainer Hersch Spanish Soprano Laura Ruhí Vidal performs a hilarious STAR TREK parody warmup. Comedy and classical music LIVE. A Trekkie treat. Conductor Rainer Hersch. THIS CLIP Trekkies delight! Brilliant Spanish soprano Laura ...
by Condottiere
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Fuel costs--jumps vs. weeks of operation
Replies: 19
Views: 4026

Re: Fuel costs--jumps vs. weeks of operation

How realistic are our biodomes in regard to oxygen regeneration?
by Condottiere
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship Design Philosophy
Replies: 3090
Views: 434273

Re: Ship Design Philosophy

I must have missed or forgotten that part.

Where will I find it again?
by Condottiere
Tue Aug 25, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Aslan Background Skills
Replies: 11
Views: 2361

Re: Aslan Background Skills

Social mobility usually involves moving into territory unclaimed by clan members (referred to as a freehold), squatting, establishing a stronghold, and successfully defending it, occupation being nine tenths of the law, the final tenth being recognition by the clan elders.
by Condottiere
Mon Aug 24, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship Design Philosophy
Replies: 3090
Views: 434273

Re: Ship Design Philosophy

Starships: Engineering, and Accelerating while Jumping https://images.theconversation.com/files/110354/original/image-20160204-3002-bp9yxo.jpg?ixlib=rb-1.1.0&q=45&auto=format&w=926&fit=clip 1. Jumping has taken place for millenia. 2. If sublight acceleration while underway was problematic, if would...
by Condottiere
Mon Aug 24, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Fuel costs--jumps vs. weeks of operation
Replies: 19
Views: 4026

Re: Fuel costs--jumps vs. weeks of operation

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Squeezing out that last drop.
by Condottiere
Sun Aug 23, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 682
Views: 184642

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

Top 7 Iconic Futuristic Cars in Science Fiction We take a look at some of the best Science Fiction car designs .r https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TKVdVsaAAE https://i.ytimg.com/vi/0TKVdVsaAAE/maxresdefault.jpg 1. https://images.rebellion.co.uk/productImage/16/16/00.large.jpg 2. The way I see it, i...
by Condottiere
Sun Aug 23, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship Design Philosophy
Replies: 3090
Views: 434273

Re: Ship Design Philosophy

Starships: 10 Features To Look For When Purchasing a Second Hand Freighter When in the market for a second hand freighter, there are a lot of things to look out for... here's a guide to ten things that you want in a good smuggling vessel. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5ZN-Te7AQA https://i.ytimg....
by Condottiere
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 682
Views: 184642

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

A guy who shot himself in the balls posted his journey from discharge to hospital visit, and it’s made him a king online. Matthew Gault By Matthew Gault 14 August 2020, 11:10am Back in May, we wrote about a group of gun enthusiasts who love taking pictures of loaded weapons pointed at their dicks. ...
by Condottiere
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship Design Philosophy
Replies: 3090
Views: 434273

Re: Ship Design Philosophy

Inspiration: Sci-Fi Short Film “The OceanMaker" | DUST After the seas have disappeared, a courageous pilot fights against vicious sky pirates for control of the last remaining source of water: the clouds. "The OceanMaker" by Lucas Martell https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWCGK4nneeU https://i.ytimg.c...
by Condottiere
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Robots
Replies: 14
Views: 3131

Re: Robots

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Minions.
by Condottiere
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 682
Views: 184642

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

Double Barrel Folding Knife Pistol Historically, there are a variety of combination knife/gun/knuckles combination weapons, typically made in the late 19th century. This one is…rather larger than most of those. This is a combination knife/gun with a pair of percussion-fired 12mm smoothbore barrels,...
by Condottiere
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship Design Philosophy
Replies: 3090
Views: 434273

Re: Ship Design Philosophy

Spaceships: Armaments and R-23M Kartech: The Only Space Cannon Ever Made Set your phasers to stun, and program your Xxcha GPS for Mecatol Rex. Today, we're not just talking about weapons... WE'RE TALKING SPACE CANNONS, BABY. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OD7RBMdTLQs https://i.ytimg.com/vi/OD7RBMd...
by Condottiere
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 682
Views: 184642

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

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by Condottiere
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Robots
Replies: 14
Views: 3131

Re: Robots

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