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Subject:  Technical Analysis Idea Date:  4/21/2013  10:00 PM
Author:  qazulight Number:  421153 of 489731

This is a short 6 minute video on Fibonacci numbers and plant growth. It gave me an idea, it will take me a while to explain it.

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/recreational-math/vi-hart/s...

A long time ago in a century long past I was in ET school. I was anxious to get through the basics and get up to radio communications theory. I always wanted to understand what "AM" and "FM" really meant.

When I finally got into the class they showed how "AM" stood for "amplitude modulation" and how the first transmitters took a radio frequency carrier wave and imposed intelligence on it. In the beginning, (I will use round numbers here) the carrier was a signal cycling at 1,000,000 cycles per second and the intelligence was simply a 1000 cycles per second tone imposed on it. If you looked the carrier without intelligence,(modulation) on it on an oscilloscope you could see a sign wave or a solid blue (or green, depending on the screen) band across the scope. There reason for this is that you can adjust the time scale of the presentation. If you make