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  • Date: 9/6/18 2:35 PM
  • Number: 83860
  • Recommendations: 3
I doubt that "Plan S" as written will ever take effect.

The core problem is that rapid access to the very latest research (i.e. less than 6 months old) has considerable value for many researchers in many disciplines. One cannot
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  • Date: 8/13/18 5:08 PM
  • Number: 510120
  • Recommendations: 9
[Sorry about the garbled and misformatted post. My iPad really screwed up the input process. Here it is again, properly presented.]

Getting back to the Nazi roommate thing...

When I was a freshman in boarding school (ninth grade) I
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  • Date: 7/17/18 12:43 AM
  • Number: 509322
  • Recommendations: 14
Information has begun pouring out of the Mueller investigation(s), in the form of detailed indictments. Hold onto your socks, the flood has begun.

(Canít write much due to continuing health issues, apologies!)

Loren
  • Date: 5/18/18 3:15 PM
  • Number: 507696
  • Recommendations: 28
DB2: Maybe I'm missing something, but why wouldn't a rock displace water?

A rock tossed into a pond does indeed displace water, and the level of the pond rises, of course.

The root issue here concerns a comparison of
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  • Date: 5/3/18 1:11 PM
  • Number: 26622
  • Recommendations: 3
Be careful with what Berlinski says, very careful. He is considerably smarter than the usual run of academics, authors, and scientists. He likes to amuse himself by toying with people, especially those in the grip of religion and ideology. He holds
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  • Date: 4/25/18 3:12 PM
  • Number: 507065
  • Recommendations: 5
Acceleration is provided by torque, not horsepower. DC motors provide constant (and maximum) torque from zero RPM up to their synchronous speed, which is why EVs and some hybrids seem to have neck-snapping acceleration.

Thanks for
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  • Date: 4/24/18 6:36 PM
  • Number: 507041
  • Recommendations: 7
FWIW, my 6-month-old Toyota RAV4 Hybrid also has two electric motors and a 2.5 liter gas engine. Its real-world range seems to average about 425 miles. Our real-world MPG in the summer is 35, but in the winter it slips to 33, due to the extra
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  • Date: 4/14/18 11:34 PM
  • Number: 82050
  • Recommendations: 2
Are you the Loren Cobb in this article?

Yep. A very dubious distinction, I must say.

Loren
  • Date: 3/30/18 6:44 PM
  • Number: 81873
  • Recommendations: 11
Schneider: ... the new model could employ modern computational capabilities, including machine learning techniques, to harness and learn from diverse data. This capability would enable a model to continuously update and improve
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  • Date: 1/15/18 3:22 PM
  • Number: 80636
  • Recommendations: 4
In the interactive map, the default discount rate is set at 10%. That seems very aggressive to me, and not at all realistic. Some businesses work in areas where a 10% discount rate is used for planning, but AFAIK only when enormous government tax
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