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View Poll Results: Rate Indistinguishable From Magic
Outstanding 47 29.01%
Above Average 61 37.65%
Average 25 15.43%
Below Average 15 9.26%
Poor 14 8.64%
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Old January 23 2013, 10:27 PM   #466
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If there will be a new cover hasn't been decided yet. It will be discussed in late February during an editorial conference.
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Old January 23 2013, 10:55 PM   #467
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I don't know about you but I find this exciting!

Btw, I wonder what the German title might be.
Ununterscheidbar von Magie or Von Magie ununterscheidbar is kind of a stumbling block.

How about Technik ist magisch/Engineering is Magic! (just joking)
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Old January 23 2013, 11:02 PM   #468
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"Von Magie nicht zu unterscheiden"
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Old January 23 2013, 11:18 PM   #469
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Well, it is of course a quote of Arthur C. Clarke's "Third Law" that "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." So the question would be, how is that phrase generally translated in German?
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Old January 23 2013, 11:22 PM   #470
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Christopher wrote: View Post
Well, it is of course a quote of Arthur C. Clarke's "Third Law" that "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." So the question would be, how is that phrase generally translated in German?
"Jede hinreichend fortgeschrittene Technologie ist von Magie nicht mehr zu unterscheiden."

That's where I got my proposal from, I just dropped the "mehr" from it to shorten it a bit.
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