[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]
Re: Gliders to Fliers? (Was Re: Ruben Strikes Back)
Hi Dino Listers...
----- Original Message -----
From: Patrick Norton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: <Dinogeorge@aol.com>; <email@example.com>
Sent: Saturday, October 02, 1999 9:53 AM
Subject: Re: Gliders to Fliers? (Was Re: Ruben Strikes Back)
> >The tail didn't do much lifting at first; it helped to stabilize leaps
> >through the air between branches, much as the fletching on an arrow keeps
> its trajectory under control.<
> A false analogy. Feathers on an arrow do not contribute to lift.
Isn't that what George said?