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Title: Proof of a conspiracy?
Post by: NateAus on December 13, 2018, 07:00:33 PM
I had a good chuckle at an article this morning, worth a look.

https://www.bmj.com/content/363/bmj.k5094?fbclid=IwAR3yrcyU6F7KCUo6dxrjwm8_2_3ihqOdnIdTDrs4AOH9hshp0RwcsUgSjFw

And the blog entry about it:
https://blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2018/12/13/we-jumped-from-planes-without-parachutes-and-lived-to-tell-the-tale/
Title: Re: Proof of a conspiracy?
Post by: arthwollipot on December 13, 2018, 07:26:19 PM
Ah, the Christmas issue. Thanks for posting.  :laugh:
Title: Re: Proof of a conspiracy?
Post by: daniel1948 on December 14, 2018, 03:03:15 PM
“... the trial was only able to enroll participants on small stationary aircraft on the ground, suggesting cautious extrapolation to high altitude jumps.”

 ;D wonderful!
Title: Re: Proof of a conspiracy?
Post by: jt512 on December 15, 2018, 05:54:54 AM
Great paper.  Be sure to check out this classic study (http://www.academiaobscura.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/WritersBlock1.pdf) on writer's block.