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Old April 2 2009, 08:35 PM   #1
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EARTH - In Abstract

Okay, so in the Stargate continuity, Earth is represented by a symbol, an upside down Aleph ("A" without the middle bar) with a little circle above it. In the nuBSG continuity, Earth is represented by, of all things, a song - specifically, a numerical coordinate set inspired by the chords of a song.

For fun and zero profit: If you were a sci-fi writer and you had to come up with an abstract way to represent "Earth", how would you do it?

Be as wacky as you like.
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Re: EARTH - In Abstract

a smell . . .
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Old April 2 2009, 08:54 PM   #3
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a smell . . .
Okay, I'll bite.

Any specific smell?
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Old April 2 2009, 10:54 PM   #4
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Water. Or perhaps a hydrogen symbol.
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