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20 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 23 March 2007 05:43PM

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Comment author: _Gi 26 March 2007 06:04:58PM 1 point [-]

What happens when a contemporary political and economical analysis is sent over, including the troop sizes of contemporary armies, supply levels, economic conditions of the surrounding countries, facts that could not be available to Archimedes but could be available to some of his contemporaries?