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Saturday, April 19, 2014

Saturday is Heinlein Quote Day #4

From The Rolling Stones:
Everything is theoretically impossible, until it is done. One could write a history of science in reverse by assembling the solemn pronouncements of highest authority about what could not be done and could never happen. - Robert A. Heinlein

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  1. I still recall a part of that book wherein the kids ridicule their father for recounting how he struck an accelerating and spinning mass with a lever in a one gee field, such being scientifically impossible with human reflexes. The father, of course was talking about hitting a baseball. Just classic.

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