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42 votes
10 answers
10k views

What is a realistic time needed to get a properly trained army?

23 votes
3 answers
3k views

How to design tentacle massage machine?

22 votes
23 answers
5k views

Is there a practical way of making democratic-like system skewed towards competence?

15 votes
14 answers
3k views

How to punish elected politicians in a more effective way?

15 votes
4 answers
816 views

What would be a reasonable caliber for an assault rifle and sniper rifle for a planet with pressure of 3 atm?

14 votes
5 answers
837 views

How to design a realistically looking technocracy?

11 votes
4 answers
2k views

What should a container ship look like, that easily cruises through hurricane?

11 votes
5 answers
3k views

What would be a realistic militarization level for forsaken space colony?

10 votes
2 answers
816 views

Air routes around a “hurricane eye” on a tidally locked planet

10 votes
6 answers
848 views

How to govern marriage and family law for system recognizng polyamory or short term relationships?

9 votes
3 answers
320 views

How closely should be placed industrial centre / NIMBY from urban centre?

9 votes
2 answers
161 views

How to design an electrical grid for a flare star planet?

9 votes
4 answers
1k views

What's the crew composition of any modern small attack submarine sub?

9 votes
2 answers
239 views

Designing rugged bush plane to work on a planet with 3 atmosphere pressure

8 votes
2 answers
398 views

How short can be time between subsequent generations in a human selective breeding program?

8 votes
6 answers
558 views

How to explain lack of fosil fuels on an Earth-like exoplanet?

7 votes
2 answers
176 views

Which voltage and frequency would be selected if there were no legacy issues?

7 votes
6 answers
1k views

How to cut corners while rebuilding after apocalypse?

7 votes
3 answers
770 views

Consequences of Earth-like planet with denser atmosphere

7 votes
5 answers
300 views

Sacrifing a province to let frustrated/utopian/uniformed citizens to test their brilliant ideas

7 votes
2 answers
150 views

Are there any rules of thumb to predict which waters should have frequent storms on a fantasy map?

7 votes
5 answers
192 views

How should a ship call for help on a sparsely populated planet orbiting a flare star?

7 votes
2 answers
274 views

How to calculate maximum altitude difference between metro stations?

7 votes
6 answers
2k views

Mobile phone with tower independent long distance communication features

6 votes
2 answers
158 views

Maximum realistic salinity level with thriving aquatic environment?

6 votes
3 answers
199 views

How to redesign modern weapons in order to make their indefinite storage easy?

6 votes
2 answers
169 views

How to roughly extrapolate artillery range for planets with different atmospheric pressure?

6 votes
9 answers
3k views

Is an assault rifle that can in emergency also use pistol ammo realistic?

6 votes
6 answers
428 views

Transporting cargo within a city using tiny rail cars, or conveyor belts, or pneumatic post

5 votes
5 answers
571 views

Could self-driving light rail/subway/tram trains be much shorter (fewer cars) than systems where trains need drivers?