Someone remembered for me, back in July 2008, when I posted this. We were talking about the station in Babylon 5.
Something seemed wrong.
We were at the Irish Well. The band was taking a break, but it was still loud. I wasn’t sure I’d heard him right. “How many tons of steel in the station?”
He told me again.
I was skeptical.
“And how fast does it rotate?”
“One full rotation a day. Earth gravity. Earth day.”
“That can’t be right, can it?” [Read more…]