Here is an amazing time-compressed
animation of all the world's commercial air traffic as compiled by an effort by
the Zurich University of Applied Sciences,
FlightStats. Note the day/night
region moving across the face of the Earth as you watch the air traffic patterns
progress. One interesting phenomenon is the 5-point star that forms and the dissipates
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2 MB. Its primary purpose was to provide me with ready access to commonly needed
formulas and reference material while performing my work as an RF system and circuit
design engineer. The World Wide Web (Internet) was largely an unknown entity at
the time and bandwidth was a scarce commodity. Dial-up modems blazed along at 14.4 kbps
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