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by ArjunPandit
23 Oct 2018 10:44
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2395
Views: 53286

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

^^amber sir, amazing didn't know about it at all. Wow. I will copy and paste this on other social media
by ArjunPandit
22 Oct 2018 15:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 1641
Views: 138459

Re: Understanding the US - Again

^^^Thanks sir, I also noted that he probably was a CIA asset, who picked up "fistfight" to end up with multiple texas chainsaw killlers
by ArjunPandit
22 Oct 2018 15:41
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2395
Views: 53286

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

Glad I visited this dhaga and saw some real discussions: I read in some string theory book that 1. There are possibly universes in other dimensions (multiverse) which we can't see just like dot trapped in 2-dimensional sheet can't access dot on 2nd parallel sheet. 2. We can't see these universes bu...
by ArjunPandit
22 Oct 2018 10:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?
Replies: 516
Views: 39184

Re: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?

It will be the beginning of a very slippery slope. With the pakis now firmly out of the ameriki coop, they need another bakhra to replace them and what better bakhra than India?? Very potent, completely apolitical, and highly disciplined Armed Forces controlled by venal, corrupt and easily bikhau b...
by ArjunPandit
22 Oct 2018 10:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery: News & Discussion
Replies: 4627
Views: 577062

Re: Artillery: News & Discussion

^ They have achieved their desired accuracy out to 40 miles but testing and demonstrations are ongoing and the goal is to reach 45 miles with the current ammo and 80 miles with a new round (by 2023). The ER rocket is wrapping up testing with a Max range of 139 km with the tail controlled section an...
by ArjunPandit
22 Oct 2018 10:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2293
Views: 367497

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

kashmir-strike-shutdown-in-kashmir-today-over-death-of-7-civilians-at-kulgam-encounter-site
What do "civilians" go there for? Organ harvesting or seeing how does a good(dead) terrorist look like in the real world?
by ArjunPandit
20 Oct 2018 13:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 1641
Views: 138459

Re: Understanding the US - Again

ramana wrote:Trump.is bargaining to waive S-400 sanctions for buying F-16s.

He can go take a hike.

Please sanction the tariff king. That's the only hope for Kaveri. On a different note I won't mind F18 coming.
by ArjunPandit
20 Oct 2018 08:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 1641
Views: 138459

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Can Someone help this poor soul understand why this particular journalist is special? Daniel Perl was killed too? That too soon after 9\11
by ArjunPandit
20 Oct 2018 08:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2395
Views: 53286

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

^^^sir you always make me learn. Didn't know cv Raman and s Chandrasekhar were related. Very Nobel family indeed.
by ArjunPandit
19 Oct 2018 16:10
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2395
Views: 53286

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

there was a statment from dont remember either michio kaku or neil degrasse tyson, that if scientists are celebrated like today's celebrities, human civilization will reach god like status In my humble opinion - what I think will be nice if people learn science (and scientific principles/methods) r...
by ArjunPandit
19 Oct 2018 15:19
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: ALT-Tech Dhaga
Replies: 39
Views: 5048

Re: ALT-Tech Dhaga

on a lighter note if DM/DE goes away, what will happen to the rest of 85% of universe
by ArjunPandit
19 Oct 2018 14:52
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: ALT-Tech Dhaga
Replies: 39
Views: 5048

Re: ALT-Tech Dhaga

ok on a serious note, with a little bit of time with wiki aunty through googlemala swami 1. MOND seems to be more succesful in explaining the rotation curves (rotational speed v/s distance from center of galaxy) 2. MOND doesnt provide a proper cosmological model, esp it doesnt explain a. Galactic cl...
by ArjunPandit
19 Oct 2018 11:10
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: ALT-Tech Dhaga
Replies: 39
Views: 5048

Re: ALT-Tech Dhaga

Coincidence or Karma, but right after I posted that I read an article in Scientific Mongolian that said exactly this: That the Universal Law of Gravitation ain't Universal. Advances pretty convincing evidence, but does not give any simple correction. Apparently there is a thing called MOND: Modifie...
by ArjunPandit
17 Oct 2018 14:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 1641
Views: 138459

Re: Understanding the US - Again

the war in yemen is very very ugly - mass starvation on the horizon on top of indiscriminate bombing of civilians west are happy to back Saudis on this and facilitate abuses same old same old True, but surprisingly for last few days I have been seeing lot of coverage of war in yemen after india's a...
by ArjunPandit
17 Oct 2018 14:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 26/11/2008: Never Forget. Never Forgive
Replies: 551
Views: 45283

Re: 26/11/2008: Never Forget. Never Forgive

There was another theory, that pakis were feeling the heat after american surge in afghanistan and wanted to complicate the US-Afghan-Pak calculus in a similar fashion to 2001 by bringing nuclear war bogey
by ArjunPandit
17 Oct 2018 13:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 747
Views: 159814

Re: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018

^^packees would give both the kidneys for getting hands on tejas
by ArjunPandit
17 Oct 2018 13:46
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2395
Views: 53286

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

there was a statment from dont remember either michio kaku or neil degrasse tyson, that if scientists are celebrated like today's celebrities, human civilization will reach god like status
by ArjunPandit
17 Oct 2018 10:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1884
Views: 236064

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

^^in this conversation my question may be slightly OT, but does anyone know of the origins of soft proscription of sea travel in hinduism. There are many mainstream stories, e.g., about ramanujam and vivekanad talk about it. I have always countered it using 1. Ramayan stories of sea travel of shrira...
by ArjunPandit
17 Oct 2018 09:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: ALT-Tech Dhaga
Replies: 39
Views: 5048

Re: ALT-Tech Dhaga

UBji, I had similar thoughts to begin with. Your yak dung is not wrong, just less popular to the dark dung popular these days. Based on what little i read, the jury is not out yet and fashion will keep on shifting till a new Einstien arrives at the stage
by ArjunPandit
16 Oct 2018 15:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1884
Views: 236064

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

both of you mean well, may i request you not to ruin the thread by taking your battles
by ArjunPandit
16 Oct 2018 10:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1884
Views: 236064

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Rdji, I was coming to gautams point. Indian migrants to West have largely been educated and soft Indians except may be Sikhs who anyways are at best neutral towards India, the ones politically active are just the leftovers of kps Gil's purge. Based on my limited sample search keeping weapons at home...
by ArjunPandit
14 Oct 2018 10:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3520
Views: 406305

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Three of things seem to be happening simultaneously, 1. IBG formalization (at least in public domain, I guess they were in existence in some form or shape since 2010) 2. Optimization/Rationalization 3. MSCs, contrary to media reports, the statement from CoAS was to confirm the raising of these corps...
by ArjunPandit
12 Oct 2018 14:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 747
Views: 159814

Re: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018

Jays Sir, as expected the idrw kids copied your image, dude seriously these guys need to have some shame ... anyways i like them as news aggregators but hate them for the lack of editorial ethics. Ha ha. I should have put a small marker on the image. :lol: Anyway, I shot a tweet to the buggers. The...
by ArjunPandit
11 Oct 2018 22:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 1436
Views: 200695

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

rahu gandhi has been crying the entire amount of offset to be as the scam value. No one has bothered to even question him about the amount.
by ArjunPandit
11 Oct 2018 00:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2651
Views: 534053

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

sorry to pitch in with very simplistic thinking, esp after maitya's lovely post. The three things i take from the current production rate are 1. things are improving, although HAL is behind the production 2. IAF will take as many Tejas (Mk1, MK1A) as can be built (I think it was IR who said this lon...
by ArjunPandit
10 Oct 2018 11:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015
Replies: 699
Views: 90473

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015

ramana wrote:#UN Reform...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uniting_for_Consensus

This group looks like a bunch of disgruntled nations with agenda to prevent new emerging G4 powers the seat at high table....

soko was the surprising member of the list. Rest all are losers who still think they ruled the world
by ArjunPandit
09 Oct 2018 22:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2303
Views: 284139

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Singha wrote:indo tsp agreement prohibits fixed wing ac within 10km of border does it include drones ?

Which agreement?
by ArjunPandit
09 Oct 2018 11:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 747
Views: 159814

Re: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018

Fwiw, livefist/Twitter reporting that that order for 46 nlca by 2025
by ArjunPandit
09 Oct 2018 11:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2856
Views: 473829

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Singha wrote:In other news cheen announces sale of 48 wing loong2 drones to tsp

These are as big as the reaper

Its endurance and speed may not be at par with reaper but can take 12 atgm

https://youtu.be/bTr_zPbvELU

Who's paying? IMF, China?
by ArjunPandit
09 Oct 2018 11:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2856
Views: 473829

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

What will India buy now? Avenger or Predator?
by ArjunPandit
09 Oct 2018 10:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4728
Views: 882850

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

How do we plan to integrate all these to get tfta images on multiple screens on a panel in Delhi?
Thinking of a scenario where iaf acts as atc for paf
by ArjunPandit
03 Oct 2018 17:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2806
Views: 300039

Re: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

does anyone know the SR71 would leak fuel onto the tarmac in some conditions? sounds like a very scary thing but they never had any publicly known accident web:: SR-71s run on JP-7 fuel, that fills the six large tanks in the fuselage. The component parts of the Blackbird fit very loosely together t...
by ArjunPandit
30 Sep 2018 17:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Joint Military Exercises: News & Discussion
Replies: 189
Views: 26892

Re: Joint Military Exercises: News & Discussion

I dont remember philip pushing for it anytime recently.
by ArjunPandit
30 Sep 2018 17:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3064
Views: 386488

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

^^loss of jawans makes no difference, we will have to escalate to make them lose 15 officers and jernails.
by ArjunPandit
29 Sep 2018 00:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 977
Views: 90446

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Reports emanating from Japan https://www.yahoo.com/news/raptor-reborn-super-f-22-143700804.html Reports are once again emerging from Japan that Lockheed Martin is pitching a highly modified version of its stealthy F-22 Raptor air superiority fighter to Tokyo for its next-generation fighter requireme...
by ArjunPandit
28 Sep 2018 23:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2806
Views: 300039

Re: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

But they did modify it to carry brahmos
by ArjunPandit
28 Sep 2018 22:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1035
Views: 100316

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

yensoy wrote:
ArjunPandit wrote:I suggest a fly by of Su30s in Indian colors during the swearing in ceremony, obviously at the request of our maldivian friends


Good idea, we can drop rose petals as well to convey our greetings.

You mean from the hepters that they're keen to return
by ArjunPandit
27 Sep 2018 18:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 1436
Views: 200695

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

I think it's best to stop visiting this forum for free days
by ArjunPandit
27 Sep 2018 14:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 1436
Views: 200695

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

People 'misinformed' about offset aspect of Rafale deal: Air Force deputy chief https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/people-misinformed-about-offset-aspect-of-rafale-deal-air-force-deputy-chief/articleshow/65955478.cms?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=TOIDesktop Wh...

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