A chest that is bigger on the inside than it is on the outside. (Read
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Does anyone at this site know the source of the idea of a fold box? I don't know what author created it, but it is a small box that unfolds to any size. Anything, large, small, or gigantic, can be put in it; then it is folded up and carried in a pocket. As the box is folded smaller and smaller, its contents weigh less and less, so the box can carry anything regardless of weight.
This one from Heinlein is dated 1963; does anyone know of an earlier reference?"
(Bill Christensen 6/22/2006 10:53:46 AM )
(Vodie 7/26/2007 3:35:57 PM )
And I am not shouting it out the box stores its contents in another Dimnsional framework not in the usual 4 as we know them but more likly one or more of the Dimensions has been rotated at right angles to the others and possibly there are more Dimensions as well inside."|
(Christopher Thomas 7/31/2007 5:11:23 PM )
|"The weight problem might not be a problem provided that only the opening is moving in 4D space and the objects inside reside on a 5th dimension.
The Doctor also had pockets that were bigger in the inside (Runaway bride)
(Olaf Baeyens 8/10/2007 11:40:29 AM )
|"It also brings to mind the Gods Cornucopia wich was simular."|
(Christopher Thomas 8/22/2007 8:57:41 PM )
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