[time-nuts] A different timenuts interest

Magnus Danielson magnus at rubidium.dyndns.org
Thu Jul 22 21:06:04 EDT 2010


Matthew,

On 07/23/2010 02:15 AM, Matthew Kaufman wrote:
> Magnus Danielson wrote:
>> On 07/23/2010 01:54 AM, Oz-in-DFW wrote:
>>> Hmmm. I thought time-nuts were nuts about time, with branch interests
>>> in accuracy, resolution, history...
>>
>> History is nanoseconds ago.
>> Recent history is picoseconds ago.
>> Just now is femtoseconds ago.
>> Fraction of mind ago is attoseconds ago.
>> Acient history is microseconds ago.
>> Ages is microseconds ago
>> Major epochs in time i seconds ago.
>> Geological short period is minutes ago.
>> Geological epoch period is hours ago.
>>
>> No?
>>
> Neurons just don't work that fast. "Just now" is still milliseconds, and
> then there's all the time-reordering that happens in your brain to make
> the skew make sense...

It was meant as a joke...

When working on modern digital electronics and multi-gigabit links 
time-scales becomes somewhat shifted and 1 ms becomes a minor eternity.

Cheers,
Magnus




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