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Comment The frequencies (Score 5, Interesting) 72 72

According to Wikipedia, the resonances occur at extremely low frequencies (ELF) around 7.83 (fundamental), 14.3, 20.8, 27.3 and 33.8 Hz. That's Hertz, not megaHertz. Now, how can we tune them in? I, for one, do not own a radio that can receive those frequencies.

Comment Open Source, of course! (Score 1) 147 147

I like this idea a lot. And it seems like an excellent project for an Open Source Hardware community to develop a flexible platform for sliders, knobs, and switches to interface with a PC or Mac. Then anyone who wanted sliders, knobs, and/or switches wouldn't have to re-invent the wheel.

Comment Re:Because.... (Score 1) 2288 2288

...they are translated into Imperial units...

No they aren't. They are translated into United States Customary Units. Imperial Units are used in places like England and Canada, and differ from United States Customary Units in volume (ounce, pint, quart, gallon) and mass (stone, ton).

Comment Re:I don't think you understand science (Score 1) 315 315

I agree! These guys did something quite fantastic, and just because they can't clearly explain the mathematics to us doesn't detract from the fact that they did it!

Hopefully scientists will find time to develop the theory and publish it. Until then, I think it's just like living in 1904, when the Wright brothers first flew a powered aircraft.

If you didn't have to work so hard, you'd have more time to be depressed.