solidly imprinted with what they learned in college that almost no amount of contrary evidence can break through. Ma* Planck commented on this phenomenon when he proposed quantum mechanics and it was rejected by the scientific establishment, Galileo had the same problem. Nothing has changed. Indeed, I sec the same pattern in the medical field. It was this rigid thinking which killed most of the computer mainframe Continued on page 75
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Government tesîs have show n improvements ranging from 7 dB to 36 dB with an overall average of 22 dB under "extremely noisy and unsettled atmospheric conditions."
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