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Re: Prehistoric Park
On Mon, 6 Nov 2006, Roberto Takata wrote:
On 11/6/06, Jamie Stearns <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Why do people with time machines usually go BACK in time, why not
> FORWARD? I can see a great way to fund science: Go forward in time just
> enough to find out the winning lottery numbers for the next drawing,
> travel back in time to get a winning lottery ticket and bingo (no
> pun here) NO MORE GRANT WRITING NEEDED!
Well, something like this did happen in Back to the Future II, only it
involved a sports almanac from 2015 or so and betting on horse races.
"Machine. Unexpectdly, I'd invented a time" - Alan Moore 6-word
sci-fi VERY short story.
It's about a FORWARD time travel.
Dinosaurs return. Want their oil back.
- David Brin