May 30th, 2006

Flatland

Scenario title

For some reason I feel a VERY strong urge to write a Flatland scenario outline called "At the mountains of flatness," but have no idea what it should be about except that non-Euclidean geometry should come in somewhere. Any suggestions?
Flatland

More Flatland science

Here's another chunk of the science section, which discusses some of the cosmology of Flatland. If anyone can suggest any weaknesses in the argument and my (lack of) conclusions please comment and pick holes.

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I think that some of the ideas in here, especially the curved space bit, could explain why I had my scenario idea...