Everything posted by Pangloss
Hurricane Prediction Accuracy
Pangloss posted a topic in Computer ScienceAccording to this article from AP, inaccuracy in hurricane path prediction has been cut in *half* since 1998, due to better supercomputers (and presumably their programming). http://www.newsmax.com/archives/articles/2004/9/16/84808.shtml Interesting stuff.
Strange Resistance on Pioneer 10/11
Pangloss posted a topic in Astronomy and Cosmologyhttp://education.guardian.co.uk/higher/sciences/story/0,12243,1302857,00.html The story says, in a nutshell, that both of the probes are experiencing identical change in trajectory not consistent with projections.