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by katastrofa
February 12th, 2020, 2:44 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How good or bad are the pandemic warning models?
Replies: 288
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Re: How good or bad are the pandemic warning models?

Is R0 reproductive ratio? I don't know what's for Covid-19 (I don't like the name, too similar to Corvids), but SARS had 2-5 . @"calculations on cocktail napkins" That was Banach - brilliant mathematician, but sometimes feeding ground for lice. Life. @"I never call him Fibonacci,.. his name is Leona...
by katastrofa
February 11th, 2020, 2:33 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How good or bad are the pandemic warning models?
Replies: 288
Views: 55778

Re: How good or bad are the pandemic warning models?

Fibonacci says that it begins to flatten (this model doesn't have any sense)
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by katastrofa
February 10th, 2020, 2:44 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 939
Views: 76479

Re: All about Cats

by katastrofa
February 9th, 2020, 8:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Lobster, etc.
Replies: 23
Views: 564

Re: Lobster, etc.

You're welcome. My votes Eurovision Song Festival (there was a time Ireland won it every year) Dutch birthday parties (you hope it will be different next time) Venice (cruise ships) Newsnight (BBC 2) (same old story) How about Sanremo? I admit to watching it every year when I have time :-( This yea...
by katastrofa
February 9th, 2020, 12:17 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 939
Views: 76479

Re: All about Cats

There are no foolish people in Russia. And everybody is good.
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by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 11:58 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 939
Views: 76479

Re: All about Cats

Good people feed birdies =^o0o^=
by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 11:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 939
Views: 76479

Re: All about Cats

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by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 11:18 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Lobster, etc.
Replies: 23
Views: 564

Re: Lobster, etc.

Oh, and Japan!
And cooking! (creation rather than consumption): vegan dish with the drastic name of "stewed pigeons" (taste best re-heated in the oven)
by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 8:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Lobster, etc.
Replies: 23
Views: 564

Re: Lobster, etc.

cats
walks in the forest
Mauricio Pollini's Chopin
craft beer
by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 3:57 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: The Julia Programming Language
Replies: 14
Views: 732

Re: The Julia Programming Language

Yeah, she's a pretty woman.
by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 3:52 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Stupid question of the day
Replies: 2148
Views: 130620

Re: Stupid question of the day

In WWII did English women really put out for American soldiers bearing chocolate? American chocolate?? Hershey’s??? Has anyone tasted it? I know WWII, and Nazis, and Hitler were bad. But jeez nothing can be so bad that you have to eat American chocolate. The Hershey's thing is chocolate?? Seriously...
by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 2:30 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 939
Views: 76479

Re: All about Cats

He's beautiful and he knows it :-) The eye colour is incredible - like aquamarine.
by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 12:19 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 939
Views: 76479

Re: All about Cats

The cat could play Hannibal Lecter in a cat version of The Silence of the Lambs.

It's my mother birthday soon, but i can't come up with anything that would make her cry...
by katastrofa
February 8th, 2020, 12:14 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: The Julia Programming Language
Replies: 14
Views: 732

Re: The Julia Programming Language

Wait - what did she do?
I don't know him/her.
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