DailyDirt: Measuring Important Stuff...

from the urls-we-dig-up dept

Measuring natural phenomena isn't always easy. There are a lot of interesting things that can be measured without a lot of fancy equipment, but some things can't be measured without just the right conditions and materials. Here are a few links on measuring some cool (or actually kinda hot...) things. By the way, StumbleUpon can recommend some good Techdirt articles, too.

Filed Under: binary pulsar, birefringence, compass, gravity, speed, sunstones, vikings

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    Pixelation, 10 Nov 2011 @ 10:13pm


    "but the source of that heat isn't entirely obvious"

    Much of it comes from the trolls posting around here. Hot air to spare.

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