[amsat-bb] Re: Was: Arecibo, now confusing math
Nigel Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF
nigel at ngunn.net
Fri Apr 23 05:05:57 PDT 2010
Perhaps we should stick to the unambiguous exponential/scientific notation.
Today's date is 2.01E3:4E0:2.3E1
On 23-Apr-10 11:50, Andrew Glasbrenner wrote:
> If you really want to bang your head against the wall at how man can't agree on anything, take a look at the concept of long and short scales: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Long_and_short_scales Anyone who has worked with big numbers and old data just loves this one.
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