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Einstein-Oppenhaimer MJ-12 myth [on hold]

There is a myth or maybe a true story, for a document created by 2 of the most intelligent minds of their time, Einstein and Oppenheimer. They were assigned with the task to create complex legal ...
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Vedic Astrology or Jyotish?

Proposal: Vedic Astrology Many renowned Indian Astrologers are against the name Vedic Astrology. They say that the term "Vedic Astrology" was never referred in the Hindu Vedas. Therefore, they prefer ...
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Does the Beekeeping proposal include general bee questions, or only hive-related?

Proposal: Beekeeping Would someone please clarify if the scope of this proposal includes anything we might want to learn about bees? Some of the example questions, including mine, are about bees in ...
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Would this site also be on topic for maintenance of household tools and appliances?

So, the closest to on topic for appliances and whatnot would be the DIY SE, but they exclude questions about appliances. Most of these appliances fall into either cooking or cleaning. Seasoned Advice ...
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Duplicate of ELL/ELU

Proposal: Idiom English Language and Usage and English Language Learners cover this.
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Where “What if…” doesn't work as a site

Proposal: What if? I apologize for getting this out so late. I've been banging my head on the desk trying to come up with a more comprehensive, affirmative statement to help proposal authors ...
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Pregnancy, birth etc. is on topic at Parenting

Proposal: Pregnancy, Birth and New parents Pregnancy, birth and New parents are all on topic at our Parenting site.
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What's a good answer look like?

Proposal: What if? I've certainly got 150+ examples in mind when I think of what would make a good answer to one of these questions. But I think it's worth hashing out some best-practices/...
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What Kind of Questions/Answers Should this Proposal Expect?

Proposal: What if? Most StackExchange communities always have very long answers with usually unique correct answers. But, this proposal features questions that you can not really say can 100% happen. ...
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Duplicate of History

Proposal: Origin of Current Events Duplicate of history.SE.
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How did we get 100%?

Proposal: What if? We're at like, 193 committers. Don't we need 200 to launch?
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How do you keep questions reasonable?

Proposal: What if? As we approach prospective Beta Launch, Comments by Robert suggest that launch of this site still has hurdles. One of the 10+ voted questions that has been mentioned in a number ...
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What community of experts is “What If?” intended to attract?

Proposal: What if? The definition for this proposal describes a class of askers, but not of experts: Proposed Q&A site for people who have a hypothetical situation they want answered. Stack ...
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How will you keep questions from being too broad?

Proposal: What if? Looking through the questions on this proposal, I'm wondering why most of these wouldn't be closed as too broad on a Stack Exchange site. The "too broad" close reason is applied ...
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Duplicate of Parenting?

Proposal: Pregnant Is this a duplicate of parenting.SE?
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Should this proposal be categorized [science]?

Proposal: What if? I noticed today that this proposal is categorized under "Life." (Sidebar on the left of the Area51 site.) Should it alternatively, or also, be categorized under "Science"? ...
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I've been told that stacks should be about an area of study

Proposal: What if? Am I misssing something, or are the rules enforced on a per-situation basis? While I do think that this is an excellent proposal, it is nothing that someone can follow on a ...
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Proposal: The World & Everyday Life

I thought of this proposal this morning. I love StackExchange as a resource mostly because of its professional nature. But there isn't always a place for questions such as these (for example): Why ...
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Final Review: What do you think of “Housework Solutions”?

Proposal: Domestic Chores When a proposal nears the end of the "definition" phase, the Community Team does a final evaluation to see if the proposal is ready to move forward. This proposal did very ...
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Is the subject of cadets to be considered on topic?

Proposal: Militaria Is the subject of cadets to be considered on topic on this site?
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Does a question have to be “interesting”?

Most Stack exchange sites have a clearly defined topic, where being on or off topic is an important measure when handling new questions. That helps the community to maintain a place where both an ...
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Are questions set in specific countries or cultures allowed?

For example : I'm French, and I'd like to ask a question on how to avoid having to kiss people on the cheeks every day without being rude. Would this question be on scope here even if it's set in a ...
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Should the various cultural traditions surrounding tea be on-topic?

Proposal: Tea Should questions about the various cultural traditions of tea from around the world be on-topic as part of cultural heritage of tea as seen in the traditions of various nationalities? ...
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Can we be the children?

Proposal: Education This site is mainly for parents. But maybe, some children can see the questions. We could be in High School, and asking advice from older ones.
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Is homeschooling to be concidered on-topic?

Proposal: Education Homeschooling in some areas has a considerable number of followers. Will homeschooling be on-topic?
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Should questions assuming conclusion of hypotheticals be on-topic for What If?

Proposal: What if? (hypotheticals) I understand What-If to contain questions of the following variety: "What would happen to [something] if [some condition/event affecting something] happens?" ...
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Relationship of this proposal to other education-related network sites

Proposal: Education At the time this proposal was created, there were several other related sites and proposals: Graduated Academia Launched (Beta) Mathematics Educators Parenting Proposed ...
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What should we change this proposal's name to?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) What should we change this proposal's name to? Should we keep it the same? I think that the way it is now, it seems like the "(hypotheticals)" part is out of place. ...
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What About Searching and recommend/duplicate posts?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Concern: Seaching for questions or questions being recommend / closed as duplicate do to seach phrase "what if" When using the SE search engine or when adding a ...
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Almost all of the example questions are highly opinion based or generally unanswerable. Is this problem?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Almost all of the example questions are highly opinion-based. Very few have an actual "correct" answer and would just come down to popularity contests. Some of them ...
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Should hypothetical political questions be asked here?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) I've seen this question asked, What if Trump became president? Should we allow political questions like this one and those directly relating to political ...
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Follower Target Reached!

Proposal: Domestic Chores Having hit our follower target, please stay and upvote good questions that have less than 10 points!
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Name change to Thought Experiments

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Just what it sounds like. Yes, I know name changes aren't really necessary until commitment has been finalized, but I thought it would be nice to have this discussion ...
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Are questions about how to use the products of the hive on topic?

Proposal: Beekeeping Should questions about how to use the products of the hive be allowed in the scope of this proposal? For example: How to use beeswax to make soap, creams, lip balm, candles, ...
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Could Tea.SE and Coffee.SE be combined into some sort of “Beverages.SE”?

Proposal: Tea Just an idea, couldn't coffee.se and tea.se be combined into a larger SE (maybe beverages.se) to attract a larger user base? In essence, coffee and tea both fall under the same caliber: ...
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Beekeeping may be inscope at Pets

Proposal: Beekeeping There may be an existing stack exchange site for discussing beekeeping. I posted a meta message at Pets.SE Are questions about Bees in scope? to get some feedback from users ...
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Would you be interested in “Everyday Life, Elsewhere”: Suggesting a community

EDIT: The proposal is now on line This may be a long question, but I see no way of saying this in fewer words. The community I was thinking of is one for everyday life anywhere on Earth. Someone ...
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Should RPG.SE's asking tip also be applied at Hypotheticals?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) RPG.SE deals with table top games which are centered around roleplaying. Due to that, in certain scenarios, questions that possibly overlap other stack exchanges are ...
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WhatIf: Scope and Existing SE overlap

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) As is inevitable for a new SE site, there have been comments so far on the scope overlap of this proposal with existing sites - the only one listed so far in ...
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Heavily opinionated site?

Proposal: Ethics I think that this site would be heavily opinionated and dependent on several things. For instance a mormon might have drastically different opinions than a agnostic about when it is ...
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Domestic Chores vs. Lifehacks?

Proposal: Domestic Chores, Lifehacks What exactly is the difference between Domestic Chores and Lifehacks? It seems to me there should be a lot of overlap between the two.
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Esoterism and Satanism [duplicate]

As a "par condicio" situation why don't we create a group as per subject. There are groups on Christians, bible, Islam etc etc... It would be interesting to offer the same to people that follow other ...
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“What clothes should / shouldn't I wear?” and variants

Proposal: Clothes & Fashion Variations of "what clothes should / shouldn't I wear?" should probably be stamped out now before it's too late. This includes a significant number of the current ...
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How this proposal should be named?

Proposal: Clothes Naming a site is an important process of a proposal. Without a good name, people (or precisely, people's brains) will find it hard to understand the goal of the site, and some of ...
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Duplicate of Seasoned Advice

Proposal: Tea Seasoned Advice has a fairly active tea tag. I believe every question asked on this proposal would be on-topic there. Is there some reason I'm not seeing that this isn't a complete ...
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Reviving the site on Sexuality

The site "Sexuality" have been discontinued in the beta stage. So, I feel the site is important and deserves to be revived. Proposal: Sexuality
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MindHacks, LifeHacks?

Proposal: MindHacks From what it looks, MindHacks seems to be a duplicate of Lifehacks. Should it be closed as such?
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Which site would be most suitable for rhetorics subjects?

I have a series of question I would like to ask related to rhetorics, debating and general techniques for persuasion. They range from quickly identifying logical fallacies to rhetorical semantics to ...
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University is a duplicate of Academia.SE

Proposal: University The University's proposal's description is: Proposed Q&A site for students, perspective students, people that work in universities, and anyone else interested in ...
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Proposal: Futurology

I would like to propose Futurology.SE. In Futurology we should talk about possible futures of humanity, the earth and the universe, possible existential threats and how humanity should deal with them,...