Mad Scientess Jane Expat
At coffee this afternoon, I spoke to one of the lecturers about his post-grad's talk earlier that day. We were discussing the separations between Cluster spacecraft and the effect these might have on the turbulence model the post-grad was using. "What you have to remember," he told me, his eyes shining earnestly, "is that he's working with rather large scales. Don't forget, twenty to thirty thousand kilometres is actually pretty big."
Of course. I'd forgotten.