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Re: Cheetah speed [off topic]



--- Steve Jackson <sj@io.com> wrote:
> Seems like a better methodology under the
> circumstances would be to have
> the cheetah wear a collar with a radio tag; since
> they're running a defined
> course you should be able to set up a good speed
> measurement without trying
> to keep the gun pointed at the cat. Fascinating
> effort, regardless! Good
> for them.


Maybe this is subjective (I'm not really that familiar
with technology costs [well, non-SGI related tech 
costs, anyway]), but that sounds more expensive than a
laser gun.


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