10 posts • joined Friday 9th May 2008 13:40 GMT
"we'd still worried about the possible terminal destruction of our pressure gauge".
Have you considered an absolute pressure transducer? The transducer will be more robust and you just need to calibrate before and after the test. You can do it yourself as you already have a precision reference gauge.
"Does passing between us and the Sun offer up more detail as to it's composition or something"
There was a Horizon program I watched on iPlayer last night that explained all the good science going on, loads of it, even the search for ET in the rest of the galaxy.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01jszy4/Horizon_20112012_The_Transit_of_Venus/ of you can.
Who pays for their books...
"After all they still rip you off for the e-books, why should you have to pay up from for the privilege"
I have the Sony PRS-T1 use the library service. Don't even need to hook up to the PC either... it's brilliant.
Tony: Screen flicker
Yep, that's the way it works. After using mine for a bit I can say that I really don't notice the 'negative' screen change anymore in the same way you don't notice the page turn of a book.
I agree Neil
Take it further and we should stop all TV programs and films that show children.