Nike Dattani
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How can this proposal be clearly distinguished from Chemistry, Physics, Computational Science, ...?
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16 votes

Nice to meet you Martin! Before making this proposal, I tried to get in touch with you and orthocresol earlier this week on a chat room I made but wasn't able to grab your attention. One year ago we ...

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How many times is "covid-19" going to be proposed?
7 votes

However, in each of these cases, it was a completely new person launching the proposal. We cannot expect that they'll have seen what was proposed and deleted last week. They also have no way to ...

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Could we get rid of the ufos and 'area51' type of branding please?
7 votes

I 100% agree with this suggestion to change the branding. Why is there a UFO? Why is it called Area51? The question has "status-planned" which "Indicates that a change in functionality has been ...

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Would a general Languages.SE supersite (synchronized with the current language sites) be feasible?
5 votes

It seems that this idea would also be valuable for cryptocurrency stack exchanges, since there's so many stack exchanges for cryptocurrencies now. In your screenshot, we could have questions from ...

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Choosing a name for the Proof Assistants site
4 votes

Theorem Provers I love the suggestion by ErikMD of "Theorem Provers" if the company really doesn't allow "Provers". Currently "Provers" has 43 upvotes and 6 downvotes, ...

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I didn't take part in the private beta phase of a new site to what I was committed to. Can I still fulfill my commitment?
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4 votes

Yes you can absolutely fulfill commitment well after Private Beta. You have 180 days (6 months) to fulfill commitment, and Private Beta lasts for only 2-3 weeks. Remember also that when you clicked ...

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Confused by a message about e-mail I didn't catch, am I okay?
4 votes

I am glad you asked this question because already several people told me they had the same problem, but I just assumed that they were telling me that they had joined my Area51 "just to be nice" and ...

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How can I help this proposal get beyond the commitment phase?
3 votes

Add to the "science helping science" ads: Since almost 10 years ago, the "Science helping science" ad has been on the Meta site of Physics.SE, and later also on Chemistry.SE, ...

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Discussion about the name for Materials/Matter Modeling
3 votes

This is very limited data (only 21 hours since the poll was put up, and only about 40 people in the Facebook group of 1518 members answered), but I thought it was interesting to see that: 29 people ...

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Can we undelete the Languages.SE idea please?
3 votes

I am in favor of un-deleting this question. Deletion of it goes against the deletion policy.

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Could a large number of supporters help offset a <100 number of commiters with >200 rep?
3 votes

Just now I took the time to look through every beta site listed here: https://area51.stackexchange.com/ Interestingly, almost every single proposal made it to the beta phase with just over 200 ...

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How can I see my failed commitments?
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You can't see your failed commitments anywhere as far as I know. You would have to go back to the individual sites and see yourself in the commitment list, and then compare this with your "...

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"enthusiasts of the covid-19 pandemic"?
2 votes

I did not make either proposal, but this one certainly looks very different. The title is perhaps more appropriate since it's just "covid19" instead of the very long title of the previous proposal. ...

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What should this site be called?
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2 votes

Proposed site name: Schrödinger & Kohn

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Ways to promote this site within the community
2 votes

Now that we are in the commitment phase, our effort would be best spent in trying to encourage our existing followers and committers to earn 200+ reputation on some site, and to attract other members ...

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Persistent bugs hindering users from participating: Failure of StackExchange to recognize when Area51 & SE accounts have the same email address
2 votes

This morning, another user had exactly the same problem with exactly the same error message (sharing with his permission): He eventually got it working by switching from Firefox to Chrome: It's ...

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Would an Urban Exploration site be violating any laws?
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1 votes

It depends on the example questions asked. If there's several questions that ask for advice on things like, how to tresspass private property, I won't be surprised if it gets closed. You can always ...

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"Unregistered" Users: How does it happen, and will they be invited to Beta?
1 votes

It still remains to be seen whether or not there's factors causing people to become "Unregistered" users, apart from the factors already mentioned (which were: not following the above instructions, ...

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Wrong reputation value displayed for committed users on Area 51
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This error is also hurting us at Materials Modeling: But: https://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/122958/materials-modeling

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Shorter proposals and referral links
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It looks like the URLs have only got longer! This is what it looks like now: https://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/122958/materials-modeling?referrer=...

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Microsoft Windows is on-topic on Super User
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I disagree. 200 questions is not a lot, and Windows could easily have it's own SE with thousands and thousands of questions asked each year. Just like the Mac SE called "ask different", which is about ...

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Are theorem proving challenges or code review questions on-topic?
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Having spent a lot of time on other science/academic sites from their very beginnings, my experience tells me that inclusiveness is one of the most valuable characteristics a site can have. ...

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Epidemiology is on-topic at Medical Sciences
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Epidemiology and Medical Science has overlap, but Epidemiology has aspects from sociology, political science, economics, and other things (we can see this by all the COVID-19 questions popping up ...

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