Thread: WW3
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Old January 10th, 2007, 05:48 AM  
Rogue 4
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Default Re: WW3

This is gonna be a hard one. The mathematics behind it are pretty beastly, but yes, there will be another war of the same proportion, one that would be a "world war" of its time. Well, there will be another war of this sort with 95% accuracy, anyway. It COULD never happen again, but that's unlikely, and existence doesn't like unlikely. Anyway, with 95% accuracy, the next war of World War proportions will happen between 1.55 and 2480 years from now.

Yes, yes, I made it math.
And those numbers, though fairly far apart, hold to 95% accuracy. Didn't see anyone else in here give a statement with 95% accuracy.

Oh, btw, there's good news:
With 95% accuracy, the human race will last at least around 5000 more years. So, we almost certainly survive the next World War. There's a small but finite chance that we don't, but once again, t's HIGHLY improbable.

Plato once said there was a perfect form of everything -- a perfect dog, a perfect chair, a perfect man -- and that everything was a shadow of this one perfect form. Now, if we follow this line of thinking, that means that somewhere in the universe there is the perfect form of the perfect, absolute and complete idiot, and he left here an hour ago.

-- Gideon, Babylon 5
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