Monthly Archives: May 2011

More Thoughts on ‘Military’ Crows

I’ve given it a lot more thought, and at this point in time, see the recruitment of crows as a flight of fancy in terms of recognizing people in any sort of meaningful (to humans, anyways) way. After fully reading … Continue reading

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Turisas: Stand Up and Fight video out!

The first video (self title track) for the third Turisas album Stand up and Fight came out a couple of weeks ago. This album is slowly growing on me… I listened to it when I bought it on its release … Continue reading

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NHL Overtime goal statistics

I have told my wife many times that in the NHL playoffs, overtime goals are typically scored in the first few or last few minutes of a period. Nothing to back that up, but it’s always been ‘conventional’ wisdom. So … Continue reading

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Crow face recognition with military implications?

A very interesting news tidbit about University of Washington professor John Marzluff‘s amazing crow research, and how the military approached him to see if the uncanny ability for crows to recognize faces could be used to search for someone such … Continue reading

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