Lucas Leite
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What should a modern human-turned-king do to accelerate medieval society and science to modern standards?
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Oh average Bob with his time-travel powers. What can we do for you? Let's analyse Bob's problem. Bob is now in 14th century France, a time where people tends to be really religious, in that ...

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How to create a seawall with medieval technology?
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Well, by living in a city with one of the largest tidal variations (you can see in a nice graph here) in the world, I think I can help you with that. In some months, tide variations here are about 8 ...

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Is it possible for life to exist on the core of a gas planet?
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No. Gas giants are not big planets with a huge atmosphere, they are an almost failed star. It is the enormous pressure inside a Gas Giant that lets hydrogen to be found in metallic form. Liquid ...

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Suspended rocks in a gas giant's cloud layer?
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There is a type of Gas Giant called Type-V, in the Sudarsky's classification, they are predicted to have clouds made of silicate and iron, these kind of Gas Giants probably are Hot Jupiters. But in a ...

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Can any sort of Plant evolve into an Advanced Animal Race?
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Well, yes. And by yes I mean, it would be hard, and probably the plants that have evolved into that sentient being won't look anything like your plants. But, it's not impossible. 1) Awareness First ...

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Utilizing oil as an incendiary weapon
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1) Basically because of the amount of energy release that burning vegetal oil is less than burning gasoline. If petroleum is really rare in your world, I don't think that will matter, U-238 is really ...

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How would much stronger gravity affect tiny living things?
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Probably yes. Well, I don't know any experiment done in microorganisms in gravity stronger then Earth's, probably because such environment (a rocky planet/moon, with more gravity then Earth so we ...

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How to steal hemoglobin from other people/animals
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If what you want is a mean to the "vampire" absorbs the Red Blood Cells (RCBs) from his victim to then provide oxygen to his organs/tissue. What you need is an way to trow the oxygenated ...

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