A Conversation for The Origin of Terry Pratchett's Discworld

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leo mckern [space for random exotic word juxtaposition generator]

saw an article in the press recently where scientists have said that the sound of the universe starting was a hum rather than a bang - reminded me of the listening monks (can't remember the book) and Soul Music. Life imitating art?

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gobiefishy ... Stuck between the bookshelves at the library of (Hey kid get off of there!!) DOOOOOOOM!!!!!

I think the monks were mentioned in a couple of the "Death" books.


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Post 3

Gnomon - time to move on

More a case of art imitating life. That scientific theory has been around for about 10 years and I'm sure Terry would have read it.

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