On Tue, Jan 31, 2012 Craig Weinberg <whatsons...@gmail.com> wrote: acw <a...@lavabit.com> wrote:
>> A digital or analog camera would get similar amounts of noise as the >> eye, actually probably less than the eye. >> > > > Why do you say that? Have you ever taken a photo with the lens cap on? I > just looked at my digital camera in my phone and blocked the lens with my > hand and there is no noise or snow whatsoever. If I unplug the monitor from > my computer but leave it powered on - no snow. > Turn up the gain and guess what, snow! The idea that electronic light detectors (or any electronic circuit for that matter, or any biological circuit, or any anything) can produce not low noise but no noise whatsoever is of course ridiculous, but unlike so many other of your ridiculous statements this one is informative. No it tells us nothing about the nature of intelligence or consciousness and it certainly contains nothing informative about electronics, but it does tell us a lot about the depth of your scientific knowledge. Zero. John K Clark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.