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josh

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Re: Science
« Reply #60 on: December 08, 2020, 01:26:10 PM »

https://arctic.noaa.gov/Report-Card/Report-Card-2020

(I like that their section on sea ice monitoring is called "Frostbites")

Good piece. Bad news.
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Re: Science
« Reply #61 on: December 10, 2020, 02:01:35 PM »

https://www.quantamagazine.org/mathematician-solves-centuries-old-grazing-goat-problem-exactly-20201209/

I dimly recall enough math to get the part about integration -- finding the area inside a curve - but it's mostly beyond me.   
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Re: Science
« Reply #62 on: December 14, 2020, 10:02:21 AM »

It looked to me at first  (the inside problem) like a simple integration.    That's how I knew it was way beyond me.   
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