Doomsday?

Paul Arveson (arveson@oasys.dt.navy.mil)
Wed, 3 Jul 96 12:37:27 EDT

Dennis Switzer wrote:

>I'm also curious as to whether this is any particular proposed
>catastrophe--since it doesn't well match climate change, maybe asteroid
>collision? But answering that would change the game, won't it?

Yes. I intended the "catastrophe" to be generic. There are many
possibilities:
Asteroid collision
Global warming
Global cooling
Solar outburst
Nearby supernova
Nuclear war
Plant viral pandemic
etc. etc.

I would like to get some more responses to my question before further
comment.


Paul Arveson, Research Physicist
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