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Thread: Last Transit of Venus in my lifetime.

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    somewhere east of Queen Creek, AZ - South East of Phoenix

    Last Transit of Venus in my lifetime.

    See it live here, supposed to take 7 hours.
    "Thereís a lot of work being done today that doesnít have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesnít have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
    The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    Very's in progress now.

    I'm gonna go out on a limb here and guess this will be the last transit of Venus in any of our lifetimes.
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Santa Claus, In
    Personally, I plan on seeing it next time as well.
    If you don't take pride in your work, life get's pretty boring.

    Rule of thumb is if you donít know what tool to buy next, then you probably donít need it yet.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Reno NV
    Since I'll be cryogenically freezing my head (Just slightly pre/post death) I will probably miss the next couple transits.

    Well, at least until my meager savings account and the interest it can compound above and beyond the expenses of the freezing process will allow the technology to become cheap enough to clone another body they can put my consciousness in so I can be properly revived.
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    If all your friends are exactly like you, What an un-interesting life it must be.
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