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52 votes
5 answers
13k views

Pew Pew Lasers! What would directed energy weapons actually sound like?

32 votes
14 answers
10k views

How much memory is needed to record a human thought?

16 votes
3 answers
15k views

Would it be possible to smelt and craft things from salt

15 votes
4 answers
1k views

The anatomy of Arcologies?

15 votes
12 answers
4k views

What is the appropriate pigmentation for a stealthy, nocturnal race?

13 votes
1 answer
2k views

What would the reaction times and or cognition speed of an alien with a photonic or partialy photonic nervous system be?

11 votes
2 answers
942 views

In a world where the gods and existence beyond death are unquestionable facts, what are religious insitutions and funerary practices like? [closed]

11 votes
9 answers
2k views

How (in brief) might a merit-based economy work?

11 votes
6 answers
615 views

Help in choosing between two variants of entropic magic

10 votes
3 answers
412 views

What would be the implications of the cosmos actually being filled with ether?

9 votes
5 answers
992 views

What minerals and metals in particular were vital to the development of early civilization?

8 votes
7 answers
664 views

How to render much of a world's metal unusable?

8 votes
11 answers
4k views

How to go from a free person to a slave

8 votes
3 answers
3k views

What are the most vital industries and services to a country?

8 votes
6 answers
443 views

Would sharing a common written language reduce the severity of linguistic drift?

7 votes
2 answers
257 views

Is it realistic that mountain cultures use a different calendar than the low landers?

7 votes
2 answers
1k views

Would a centaur-like race favor asymmetric bows?

7 votes
8 answers
967 views

What mental trait or combination of traits could make a race well suited to warfare?

7 votes
4 answers
858 views

The nature of Computer-Gaming in a Steampunkish world?

6 votes
6 answers
396 views

Possible explanations for a world with hard to access metal deposites?

6 votes
3 answers
486 views

What are the Considerations of a currency backed by a Renewable Commodity?

6 votes
3 answers
611 views

How would extremely rugged terrain and small seas affect a planet's climate?

6 votes
2 answers
1k views

How would Weather and Regional climate work on a Flat world?

6 votes
2 answers
336 views

Resolving the issue with aetherealspace

6 votes
3 answers
715 views

How must computers/telecommunication deviate from reality for a retrofuturistic setting?

5 votes
4 answers
545 views

Are there optical specific alternatives to microchips and circuit boards?

5 votes
3 answers
1k views

Defining and Balancing Entropic Magic

5 votes
4 answers
834 views

What are some of the ramifications and consequences of this world's'"exoticness"?

5 votes
10 answers
1k views

The military application of predictive modeling

5 votes
5 answers
1k views

The cardinal directions on a flat world? [closed]