Re: [ironclaw] Dairy without Mammals
>Purring Maggots are the way to go.
>Eric, didn't you get the memo? We don't talk about where that stuff comes from!
>On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 4:47 PM, Eric Funk <eric_funk_anti_ spam_this_ is_a_real_ email_address@ r3d.net> wrote:
>>I had intended to reply to the thread earlier, but didn't for some reason...
>>Anyway, I was reminded about some IRL research that showed that the
>>proteins in goat's milk are very similar to -- get this -- spider silk.
>>http://news. bbc.co.uk/ 2/hi/science/ nature/889951. stm
>>http://www.carleton .ca/catalyst/ 2003/s2.html
>>In a fictional world, who's to say it can't work the other way, with
>>silk being boiled with some alchemical process to make it potable.
>>(of course, one could go as extreme as Futurama:
>>http://theinfospher e.org/images/ 6/62/Buggalo. jpg
>>Knowledge Brings Fear -- Motto of Mars University, Futurama
- On Mon, 16 Nov 2009 13:52:26 -0500, Jeff Chislett <hobbygoblin@...>
> I'm fully aware of the wildlife situation in the *claw setting. II understand now. What animal stats have you seen? Any?
> want to know what the stats for normal animals would be so I can use
> the Ironclaw rules in a non *claw setting.
Because, for example, the stats for a dray would work for a mule, palfrey
would work for a horse, etc.
Arlene J Medder