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Forum: Science & Technology 2020-05-27, 03:41
Replies: 1,584
Views: 63,757
Posted By The Carnivore
I came across this post while searching for...

I came across this post while searching for something else, but it's nice to see a fellow carnivore in here.

Remember, having lunch is optional, but having meat for lunch is mandatory.
Forum: Lounge 2020-05-14, 05:17
Replies: 83
Views: 4,658
Posted By The Carnivore
Never been to the top of Whitney, but according...

Never been to the top of Whitney, but according to the picture at the bottom of this site, you can see Baldy / Mt. San Antonio from Whitney:...
Forum: Lounge 2020-05-12, 22:23
Replies: 17
Views: 376
Posted By The Carnivore
Form an alliance with the dogs. If we win, we'll...

Form an alliance with the dogs. If we win, we'll eat cat meat instead of dog meat!
Forum: Lounge 2020-05-12, 22:02
Replies: 17
Views: 376
Posted By The Carnivore
Carnivore's law, adapted from Godwin's law: ...

Carnivore's law, adapted from Godwin's law:

As an online discussion involving animals grows longer, the probability of cats being mentioned approaches 1.

And speaking of cats, I've previously...
Forum: Lounge 2020-05-11, 21:41
Replies: 17
Views: 376
Posted By The Carnivore
What if the rules were "First species to find and...

What if the rules were "First species to find and prove a million digit prime number wins" ? My guess -

Species: Possums
Time needed: 3,000 years
Forum: Twin Prime Search 2020-04-01, 03:30
Replies: 230
Views: 40,602
Posted By The Carnivore
Thanks. Now let's find that twin so that you...

Thanks.

Now let's find that twin so that you won't have to keep loading those tests!
Forum: Lounge 2020-04-01, 03:29
Replies: 950
Views: 45,094
Posted By The Carnivore
Nice. There are a ton of parodies of that song...

Nice. There are a ton of parodies of that song out there. My favorite one is probably "Which Backstreet Boy is Gay?"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZ1i2-Vmqs8
Forum: Twin Prime Search 2020-01-22, 06:28
Replies: 230
Views: 40,602
Posted By The Carnivore
Yeah, your results are typical. I also got a...

Yeah, your results are typical. I also got a 10-15% slowdown but still found 18 primes so far.
Forum: Twin Prime Search 2020-01-22, 04:56
Replies: 230
Views: 40,602
Posted By The Carnivore
You might also need an older version of cLLR: ...

You might also need an older version of cLLR:
https://www.mersenneforum.org/showpost.php?p=478936&postcount=177
Forum: Soap Box 2019-10-25, 19:32
Replies: 2
Views: 585
Posted By The Carnivore
How much do distant foreigners' lives matter?

I was reading this article about the impacts of climate change the other day and had an interesting shower thought:
...
Forum: Science & Technology 2019-10-25, 08:53
Replies: 18
Views: 2,096
Posted By The Carnivore
It varies. Some mountains are illegal to...

It varies.

Some mountains are illegal to climb because they're sacred. Mt. Kailash is probably the best known example - in many different religions, Kaliash is the home of the gods and/or the...
Forum: Twin Prime Search 2019-07-19, 04:04
Replies: 253
Views: 26,652
Posted By The Carnivore
Thanks! All we need now to complete the table is...

Thanks! All we need now to complete the table is a smallest first twin k for n=44000-44999 and n=46000-46999. I'll plot a regression curve on it once we have that data.


Range Smallest...
Forum: Twin Prime Search 2019-07-06, 23:50
Replies: 253
Views: 26,652
Posted By The Carnivore
Your ranges don't make sense. If, for example,...

Your ranges don't make sense. If, for example, 95*2^2000+/-1 were twin, which range would it fall under? The 1000-2000 one, or the 2000-3000 one?

Here's the corrected version:

Range ...
Forum: Twin Prime Search 2019-05-17, 03:45
Replies: 230
Views: 40,602
Posted By The Carnivore
Bumping this since the server dried out.

Bumping this since the server dried out.
Forum: Hobbies 2019-02-01, 17:49
Replies: 16
Views: 1,410
Posted By The Carnivore
If you could, what race would you eliminate, and why?

I'd pick the 1600m.

I admit that I'm partially writing this out of frustration, since I had to wait a long time last night to pick up my cousin, whose 1600m race took place much later than...
Forum: Soap Box 2019-01-19, 00:38
Replies: 49
Views: 1,356
Posted By The Carnivore
The outcomes aren't just "nothing will happen",...

The outcomes aren't just "nothing will happen", "something bad will happen", or "something really bad will happen." There is also another possibility: Global warming is happening and is primarily...
Forum: Soap Box 2019-01-18, 23:07
Replies: 49
Views: 1,356
Posted By The Carnivore
The climate has never stopped changing. It has...

The climate has never stopped changing. It has changed for the past few billion years and will continue changing for the next few billion.

Is there any physical observation that would change your...
Forum: Soap Box 2019-01-18, 20:57
Replies: 49
Views: 1,356
Posted By The Carnivore
I call it global warming because it is...

I call it global warming because it is falsifiable. Climate change can mean anything. If it's hot, it's climate change. If it's cold, it's climate change. If there's a lot of rain, it's climate...
Forum: Soap Box 2019-01-18, 19:17
Replies: 49
Views: 1,356
Posted By The Carnivore
There is no overwhelming evidence or support on...

There is no overwhelming evidence or support on global warming. At best, there is a vague, general agreement that humans have an effect on global temperatures, but the magnitude of that effect is...
Forum: Soap Box 2019-01-17, 07:41
Replies: 49
Views: 1,356
Posted By The Carnivore
Former global warming believers: what made you change your mind?

As a child, I was told/taught that humans caused global warming and that the only way to prevent it was to stop using fossil fuels. As I grew older, I began to challenge that narrative.

It all...
Forum: Lounge 2019-01-12, 23:43
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By The Carnivore
The wording was a bit unclear, so that should...

The wording was a bit unclear, so that should have been "Checking the last exponent below a milestone". Anyway, for most sports, this would work:

Server down = weather delay
Wrong result/expired...
Forum: Lounge 2019-01-12, 23:20
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By The Carnivore
Basketball: Cat 4 tests = Half court playground...

Basketball:
Cat 4 tests = Half court playground ball
Cat 3 tests = Full court playground ball / middle school ball
Cat 2 tests = High school ball
Cat 1 tests = College ball
Cat 0 tests = NBA
...
Forum: No Prime Left Behind 2019-01-12, 22:38
Replies: 568
Views: 89,072
Posted By The Carnivore
The server appears to be down: ...

The server appears to be down:
https://downforeveryoneorjustme.com/www.noprimeleftbehind.net
Forum: Twin Prime Search 2019-01-08, 02:38
Replies: 230
Views: 40,602
Posted By The Carnivore
Could you load 560K-600K? We're at 554.6K now,...

Could you load 560K-600K? We're at 554.6K now, and the server will dry out in about a week at current testing rates.

Thanks!
Forum: Lounge 2019-01-06, 18:37
Replies: 10
Views: 603
Posted By The Carnivore
The closest would have to be George Woltman: ...

The closest would have to be George Woltman:
https://primes.utm.edu/notes/1257787.html
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