Scientists Making Perfect Balls

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  1. Boggs6ft7

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    http://www.cnn.com/2007/TECH/science/06/15/australia.spheres.reut/index.html

    I thought this was cool.

     
  2. Cy-Kill

    Cy-Kill Slackers unite...tomorrow

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    That's smooth.
     
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    ActionMasterZod LarzArz on twitter, man.

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    Perfect ball joints!
     
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    Such fancy big balls?
     
  5. Thorns2010

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    Ummmmmm....they need an offical kilogram??? Does that mean all scales are calabrated with that exact one? No of course not, so why the need to have 'offical' ones.

    I knew the metric system was fucked up! ;) 
     
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    Smooth.


    :p 
     
  7. Boggs6ft7

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    The official ones are starting to deteriorate, and depending on the circumstances, they will get these to do calibrations, but everytime they are taken out, they are exposed to atmospheric conditions that is throwing them off. This is a way around that.
     
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    My balls are better.
     
  9. Blunticon

    Blunticon The Oddjob

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    I didnt know what this topic was really going to be about.
     
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    Better balls, through SCIENCE!
     
  11. Mr. Jiggles

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    O.k.,

    1. AC/DC "Big Balls"

    2. Royale with cheese.

    3.
    [​IMG]

    BOOOOOOOYYYYYYYYYY!
     
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    Mr Jiggles, you've done it again.
     
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    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    It's fine, as long as they don't touch.
     
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    Hmmm.... maybe they could use such a perfect sphere in replacement joints such as for shoulders or hips so the replacements last longer.
     
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    :lol  awesome
     
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    Er, what's the purpose of creating "perfect" crystal balls?
     
  18. eyeballkid

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    They maybe perfect...but are they the biggest balls of them all? Me thinks no...
     
  19. Lance Halberd

    Lance Halberd oh hai

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    Jiggs already covered that one.
     
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    RandomFerret Fuzzy Forever

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    That's EXACTLY what it is. All scale calibrations can be traced back to The Kilogram.

    And metric makes a hell of a lot more sense than Imperial. You know what a yard is based on? Go look that up, and THEN come back and try to make fun of the most perfect system of measurement on the planet.
     

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