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by CHudnall
Mon Oct 02, 2006 2:26 pm
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Post your stats
Replies: 193
Views: 256889

Just started a couple of days ago - saw notice in Sky & Telescope! :D

CM Answered Correctly: 347
CM Answered Incorrectly: 6
Overall Score: 341
Real Movies Viewed: 987
Rank: 2429/15802
Specificity: 100%
Sensitivity: 97%

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Christine

by CHudnall
Mon Oct 02, 2006 10:28 am
Forum: Stardust@home Problems and Support
Topic: lost specificity
Replies: 5
Views: 7845

Do you have the image zoomed in any way? That will effect if you click in the correct area. One thing you might try if you do not have it zoomed, since working on small monitor, try using a magnifying page. It is something that people place on top of books, magazines, etc., in order to zoom the pri...
by CHudnall
Sat Sep 30, 2006 11:49 pm
Forum: Stardust@home Discussion
Topic: Stardust@home Suggestion Thread
Replies: 276
Views: 316779

Re: Pixel/micron rulers

With minor changes to its HTML code, Stardust could display neatly-drawn horizontal and vertical rulers. *Snipped - removed image from quote.* Shall I propose these to the Stardust overlords? Mostly they just look pretty, but they would also make it easy to describe the location of subtle features....
by CHudnall
Sat Sep 30, 2006 11:33 pm
Forum: Stardust@home Discussion
Topic: Stardust@home Suggestion Thread
Replies: 276
Views: 316779

You're absolutely right that the eye and brain can't take in everything at once, and that scanning quadrants in a systematic way is the best way to go. You can then take another close look at anything of potential interest, and finally make a holistic assessment (repeatedly focussing up & down can ...
by CHudnall
Sat Sep 30, 2006 3:26 pm
Forum: Stardust@home Discussion
Topic: Calibration maybe contains real something?
Replies: 12
Views: 13865

If you look at the 'Definitions' page, it shows Calibration Movie right at the top. Definitions Calibration Movie A focus movie for which we know the answer. We created the calibration movies using Stardust aerogel movies, but some of them have tracks digitally inserted. We used images of tracks fro...