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Forum: Binoculars Sunday 15th July 2018, 20:29
Replies: 19
Views: 893
Posted By elkcub
Hi David, Yes, all that. CFF varies under...

Hi David,

Yes, all that. CFF varies under different circumstances including the size of the retinal stimulus, where it's positioned on the retina, the nature of the oscillation, and so forth. No...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 15th July 2018, 08:41
Replies: 19
Views: 893
Posted By elkcub
This topic falls under the rubric of Critical...

This topic falls under the rubric of Critical Flicker Fusion (CFF), (www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-15034-z)which varies between individuals. It's effected by several factors summarized in the...
Forum: Bird Behaviour Saturday 14th July 2018, 19:01
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By elkcub
Do ya think Gulls think?

This article appeared today on the front page of the San Jose Mercury News. So do ya think they really know what they're doing?

Ed
Forum: Zeiss Monday 9th July 2018, 04:22
Replies: 41
Views: 1,710
Posted By elkcub
Very interesting interview, Lee. I couldn't...

Very interesting interview, Lee.

I couldn't help but wonder about Dobler's rather curious comment:


Actually, the principle (i.e., experimental findings) was first mentioned long before 1959, and...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 7th July 2018, 20:53
Replies: 19
Views: 893
Posted By elkcub
Nicely put, David. :t:

Nicely put, David. :t:
Forum: Conservation Friday 6th July 2018, 18:58
Replies: 478
Views: 66,164
Posted By elkcub
On post #461 I attached a Climate Dispatch...

On post #461 I attached a Climate Dispatch article by James Kamis entitled: "Three New Studies Confirm Volcanism Is Melting West Antarctic Glaciers, Not Global Warming." One might think that an...
Forum: Conservation Friday 6th July 2018, 00:07
Replies: 478
Views: 66,164
Posted By elkcub
Joost, Gotta agree that you're not a poster boy...

Joost,

Gotta agree that you're not a poster boy for dispassionate reasoning. ;)

I just got back from an eye exam and can't see too clearly yet, so I'll keep this short. Other than throwing the...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 5th July 2018, 02:53
Replies: 478
Views: 66,164
Posted By elkcub
Geothermally active areas in 2018. Yes, its been...

Geothermally active areas in 2018. Yes, its been going on for a long, long time because the earth is dynamic, not static. Climate models do not include these factors.

Ed
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 4th July 2018, 22:01
Replies: 478
Views: 66,164
Posted By elkcub
The article you quoted was a survey done between...

The article you quoted was a survey done between 2010 and 2016. What could that inform us about changes over the past few thousand years? Recent research has also revealed the presence of upwards...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 4th July 2018, 21:31
Replies: 478
Views: 66,164
Posted By elkcub
Joost, I see no evidence that the Pine Island...

Joost,

I see no evidence that the Pine Island Glacier is melting and retreating from man-made global warming. Other than model-based conjecture, where is it?

I also can't find the statement "......
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 4th July 2018, 19:54
Replies: 478
Views: 66,164
Posted By elkcub
Please prove that it is melting and retreating...

Please prove that it is melting and retreating from man-made global warming.

Ed
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 4th July 2018, 19:17
Replies: 478
Views: 66,164
Posted By elkcub
Stick This In Your Climate Model

It's all getting very, very unsettling. Volcanoes! By golly what will they think up next?

Ed :h?:
Forum: Conservation Friday 29th June 2018, 20:45
Replies: 907
Views: 55,616
Posted By elkcub
Ouch! Ed

Ouch!

Ed
Forum: Conservation Monday 25th June 2018, 19:29
Replies: 907
Views: 55,616
Posted By elkcub
That's a keeper! :t: Ed

That's a keeper! :t:

Ed
Forum: Conservation Sunday 24th June 2018, 23:27
Replies: 907
Views: 55,616
Posted By elkcub
Hi Diana, The Panagopoulos et al paper, and...

Hi Diana,

The Panagopoulos et al paper, and others, concluded that there are adverse non-thermal effects on biological tissue. My impression is that since these are physically unexplained, hard to...
Forum: Conservation Saturday 23rd June 2018, 17:34
Replies: 907
Views: 55,616
Posted By elkcub
Hi Diana, Comments from the biochemically and...

Hi Diana,

Comments from the biochemically and biomedically gifted among us would be useful here.

Thanks,
Ed
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 23rd June 2018, 17:14
Replies: 63
Views: 3,951
Posted By elkcub
Unless Canip got the last one, I'd pick the 8x42...

Unless Canip got the last one, I'd pick the 8x42 SLC.

Ed
Forum: Conservation Monday 18th June 2018, 22:11
Replies: 907
Views: 55,616
Posted By elkcub
It should be noted that the Panagopoulos, et. al....

It should be noted that the Panagopoulos, et. al. paper has an extensive bibliography, the last item of which is an outstanding paper from 2003 on humans. It's probably the most rigorous effort that...
Forum: Conservation Monday 18th June 2018, 20:17
Replies: 907
Views: 55,616
Posted By elkcub
All, I read this 2008 study about mobile...

All,

I read this 2008 study about mobile telephone radiation effects on flies (Drosophila (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drosophila)) some time ago and then it got lost on my computer. I'm not sure...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 17th June 2018, 19:39
Replies: 13
Views: 832
Posted By elkcub
seanofford, You may be interested in this old...

seanofford,

You may be interested in this old thread that I started in 2005 about a FISMO. (https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=27844&highlight=FISMO) (Finn Stick Monopod)

The whole idea...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 15th June 2018, 04:48
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By elkcub
Very helpful, and thanks for clarifying. I was...

Very helpful, and thanks for clarifying. I was starting to get alarmed. :t:

Ed
Forum: Conservation Thursday 14th June 2018, 19:28
Replies: 907
Views: 55,616
Posted By elkcub
Hi Diana, "Goodbye world" doesn't work. ...

Hi Diana,



"Goodbye world" doesn't work. ;)

Love ya,
Ed
Forum: Conservation Thursday 14th June 2018, 04:49
Replies: 907
Views: 55,616
Posted By elkcub
Thanks for getting back to me. I think we're on...

Thanks for getting back to me. I think we're on the same track and going in the same direction. :t::t:

Ed
Forum: Swarovski Thursday 14th June 2018, 02:47
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By elkcub
It shouldn't, but I'd suggest you call Swarovski...

It shouldn't, but I'd suggest you call Swarovski Optik North America (SONA) and ask them about it. You may be looking at binoculars they didn't import into North America, i.e., "grey market." The...
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 13th June 2018, 01:51
Replies: 26
Views: 1,362
Posted By elkcub
Because of its 18mm eye relief, I've fallen back...

Because of its 18mm eye relief, I've fallen back on the 7x42 B/GAT*P as one of my three binoculars of choice. The other two are a Swaro 8x42 SLC-HD (first issue) and a 7x26 Bushnell Custom. All...
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