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Area 52, how would that work?

Proposal: Area 52 There has been an ongoing suggestion of a Next Generation Area 51 for some time I am not sure what has been holding it up. This suggestion is to use the existing SE structure to ...
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Is there a reason not to propose a music transcription site? Is it missing for legal reasons for example?

Questions like this on music, show a desire for a site where musicians can ask questions about specific works. How do you play them. What is going on in this part of the music? What chord did this ...
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Only ranged weapons are on topic?

Proposal: The Armory Are only questions about ranged weapons on topic? Or the melee weapons are on-topic as well? There are knives mentioned, but they can be both melee and ranged...
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What is the SE stance on the 'Science Exchange' proposal?

Proposal: Science Exchange The proposal for Science Exchange is a little outside the box. But has gained 17 followers in a week. The proposal is NOT question & answer based but does have the ...
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Should we include bengali literature?

Proposal: Bengali language As an example, the Tamil proposal is named as "Tamil Language and Literature". However a number of other sites are more concerned with only the language aspects: "English ...
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What kind of questions do we want for this proposal?

Proposal: Science's area51 This proposal is different than others, in many ways. As I have mentioned here, one way is that it's quite difficult to come up with questions that help define this ...
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This proposal should be renamed to include KODI, the new name of XBMC

Proposal: XBMC KODI is the new name of this project, so this proposal should update its name to reflect that fact.
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Continuous Integration is covered by DevOps

Proposal: Continuous Integration is covered under the DevOps proposal (see, for example, here)
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change title of Cosplay and fancy dress proposal

I think the title should remove fancy dress, firstly as it is the same meaning as cosplay and it also wont get taken as seriously as it should be, maybe change the title to just "cosplay" or "cosplay ...
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Questions in “Pens, Inks and Handwriting” on-topic in “Arts and Crafts”

Proposal: Pens, Inks and Handwriting I love quality stationary, so naturally I'm a supporter of any proposal related to quality stationary. I think, though, that any question about "pens, inks and ...
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Duplicate of Politics?

Indian Politics seems to be a more localized version of Politics.SE (public beta).
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The time constraint for definition stage of a new proposal is 12 months

Proposal: Business Intelligence We have an impressive number of followers at this point. And only if all of you manage to submit credible BI questions and able to answer as much as you can, this ...
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Substantial overlap with Computational Science

Proposal: Parallel Computing It seem that the majority of example questions would fit very well on Computational Science, which works nice, but is stuck in beta due to a low traffic. Is is it a good ...
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What would separate this from Board & Card Games?

Proposal: Magic the Gathering We currently have a Board & Card Games Stack Exchange, which allows Magic the Gathering questions. What would this proposal do differently from them?
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Rename to eg. “Open Peer Review” or “Science Exchange”

Proposal: Science's area51 Victor made a good point. Science's area51 is not the most appealing name for the proposed site. An alternative would be Open Peer Review or Science Exchange. Both are ...
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Do we have a plausible subject?

Proposal: Files & Encoding This is an interest of mine, but I am rethinking whether we actually have a possible subject. The questions asked seem to be too broad. And I can't personally think ...
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Can someone change the title Health stack exchange to health/medical sicence stack exchange?

Proposal: Health Can someone change the title Health stack exchange to health/medical science stack exchange? For example,people with diabetes would want to ask about recent medical research. Also, ...
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Quōmodo Latīnē quæstiōnēs cotīdiānās rogāre?

Proposal: Latin Language Asking questions in Latin is a great way for beginners to get accustomed to expressing themselves in Latin and understanding someone communicating directly to them in Latin. ...
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Is the intended scope books as physical objects (their upkeep, values, etc.)

A large fraction of the suggested questions makes me think so. Could the original proposer please clarify? Proposal: Book Lovers
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Should Comparative Religion be merged with Mythology?

There is little interest in the Comparative Religion proposal, perhaps it should be merged with Mythology, which is related, and is now in the commitment stage. Users interested in comparative ...
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What topics could this also include?

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping I created this topic primarily for 3D Printing, however Rapid Prototyping is becoming much more feasible in home, and there is a lot of other at-home ...
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This subject is far too broad

Proposal: Life advice The tagline is currently: Proposed Q&A site for people who need advice to do with what is going on in their life That's far too vague to produce a meaningful site. For ...
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TAGS (notice “Robert's Rules of Order” in every one of my questions)

While it may seem extreme, I have changed my sample questions such that they are scoped to the governing sets of rules. If the site progresses we will have tags for questions which would define the ...
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Is Electric Vehicles a subset of Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair?

Proposal: Electric Vechicles This proposal should be considered a subset of Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair. Nearly all of the questions noted here would be considered on-topic for the site. ...
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Can we ask for and suggest where to find/buy specific hardware?

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Sometimes it can be hard to find specific piece of hardware equipment. This can be due to stock exhaustion, lack of supply to specific regions, etc. Is it okay to ...
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Duplicate of Seasoned Advice?

Proposal: Italian Cuisine I'm pretty sure all aspects of Italian Cuisine are on topic at Seasoned Advice.
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What about expanding this to “Living Abroad”?

Proposals: Living in the USA & other proposals that are titled Living in "insert country here" Has it been considered to expand this to just Living Abroad as opposed to Living Abroad in the ...
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Huge overlap with Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair

Proposal: Cars I believe there is a large overlap with Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, which is still in Beta. There is also another new proposal which is competing with this proposal, ...
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Should the number of commits depend on the category the article is published in?

Proposal: Science's area51 If, as it is suggested here in Science's area51, an article needs to gather enough people to commit to it, articles that are proposed in categories with less activity might ...
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ru.stackoverflow.com is moving, and will launch soon (with a twist!)

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Russian) It's been a while, longer than we wanted, but we're practically on the cusp of launching Stack Overflow In Russian as I type this. We've just received the last ...
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It's a long shot, but this could lead to something great

Proposal: Science's area51 Some explanations to this proposal are needed: The idea is simple: Science's area51 would be structured very much like area51 is. Instead of Q&A sites the user can ...
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This proposal would be better situated under the category Life

Proposal: Privacy The proposal has changed its name form Digital Privacy to just Privacy. This happened with the aim to broaden the scope of this community to be. See here for details. The proposal ...
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Questions on lyrics of popular music? [closed]

Is it ok to ask for lyrics of popular music which is not easily available on the net? If not, which is right place to ask for it?
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Where would you place questions about tarot, astrology, and other divination methods?

Proposal: Occult Overflow Would such questions go here? (I see that the New Age proposal has been closed, so I'm thinking this question is moot)
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Cancer - Possible Overlap of Health

Proposal: Cancer I Agree with James Jenkins "The current scope is too narrow, and even if you widen it to everything about cancer it would still be narrower then the proposed site Health ...
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What type of research?

Proposal: Research Methods The proposal states, Proposed Q&A site for researchers to collaboratively discover, understand, employ, and interpret both quantitative and qualitative research ...
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Duplicate of Science Educators?

Proposal: Physics Educators The proposal Science Educators has the proposed definition, Proposed Q&A site for educators of science at all levels, from K-12 to graduate-level and beyond. Ask ...
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Romanian speakers learning English and English speakers learning Romanian on the same site

I have noticed that there are quite a few language sites on area 51. They all seem to involve helping people who already speak English to learn to speak another language. What if instead of only ...
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Possible duplicate of Recreational Drugs

Proposal: Cannabis Possible duplicate or sub-site of Recreational Drugs. We rather have a site for all recreational drugs than for each drug an own site.
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Are physical disabilities on topic?

Proposal: Living with Chronic Illness Does missing an arm, being blind etc count as ontopic for this proposed site? I assume they do.
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Already on topic at Parenting.SE

Proposal: Pregnancy This is wholy within scope of Parenting.SE
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Expand on Pre-Tertiary Education proposal

Proposal: Pre-tertiary education It currently says Proposed Q&A site for parents of or students in primary or secondary education I think that this should be expanded to undergraduates in ...
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Asking in Romanian

Can people ask questions and give answers in romanian? If so, should there be a way (machine and human) to provide translations into other languages for those that are learning romanian? Proposal: ...
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Who is the target audience? What sorts of questions are welcome?

Are learners of romanian included in the scope of the site? I have noticed that the the english language site has broken into two sites, one for people learning english and another for people that ...
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Should Chinese Medicine and herbs be on topic?

Should Chinese Medicine and usage of herbs for health purposes be on topic? Proposal: Health
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Thoughts on modifying the commitment limits

Currently everyone can commit to 3 proposals. At this moment there are 500+ proposals on Area51 with about 25 in commitment phase, which can run for up to a year. I understand the arguments about ...
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Sites with similar subject matter

Can they merge to pass phase levels? Could have a full voting process to ensure members don't double up. A lot of the proposals seem very much the same.
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There's already an SE for this: Movies and TV

Proposal: Bollywood & Television Freshers It seems that questions for this proposal would all be on-topic on Movies & TV, which graduated and is doing quite well. I don't have an account ...
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Expanding System z to the non-IBM mainframe OSes

Proposal: System z Although not as pervasive, there are mainframes produced by Hitachi and Fujitsu that are based on System/390. These include MSP and VOS3 (MVS clones), and the DOS and VM clones. ...
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Non-human followers/committers at Chinese Emigration?

The history of Chinese Emigration 移民海外 looks really weird. It has a massive number of commitments in very short time intervals. Here are the most notable streaks: Pages 6 to 32 are commitments ...

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