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They are better than they were, and they are different than they were. People wake up sick and drunk and weak and stumble around. That is fine as far as it goes. But let us consider the Stallone and Snipes film [Demolition Man] which had a different take on cryosleep. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demolition_Man_(film)). In this film the good guy (...


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Zombies. They would be zombies. Their soul would have believed the body were dead, and would have left it behind. Then these soul-less bodies would 'thaw out wake up' and be true human-less-body zombies. Or not.


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Many years ago, I wrote my favorite Stack Exchange answer to What is the Smallest Change to Physics Required to Allow Magic, which I'm proud to say is still the 5th highest voted answer on WB. I highly recommend it as a frame challenge, which argues that magic is everywhere. That being said, there are some things that science is just frustratingly bad at. ...


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The Tools of the Archaic I don't think the separation of Magic and Technology needs drastic pressures. Example: Right now guns are amazing, but it you told how effective they would be to a medieval knight, he'd just pull a stupid face wondering how a slow-firing, inaccurate iron pipe would ever surpass him. Engineers: They probably don't know much about ...


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Frame Challenge: Everything Useful is Science At its most basic level, science is simply making predictions, and applying them. Coming up with a model that makes testable predictions, then testing them, is the scientific method (shorthand). Done badly, with steps missing, these predictions would be often wrong. The scientific method is simply a way to make ...


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