X-Message-Number: 19884 Date: Fri, 23 Aug 2002 17:13:50 -0400 From: Subject: GIGO (was "philosophy of cryonics probability spreadsheet") Guesswork in; guesswork out. Brook Norton wrote: >The spreadsheet >allows you to input, for example, in 25 years there is a 5% chance the >technology will be here, in 50 years a 25% chance , in 75 years a 50% >chance, in 100 years a 75% chance and in 150 years a 90% chance ("given" >mankind does not destroy itself, which accounted for elsewhere). > >So you see in this example, even in 25 years there is some chance that >you can be recovered. The spreadsheet calculates, based on your inputs, >the odds that you will still be frozen in 25, 50, 75, 100, 200 years (or >whatever time intervals you choose). Rate This Message: http://www.cryonet.org/cgi-bin/rate.cgi?msg=19884