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I strongly disagree with the statement It is important to realise, that, after the first brief flutter, no energy is transferred back from the load to the source, that is there is no more reflection of energy when it settles down to the steady state. To me, this is simply not what is going on, physics-wise. You cannot have standing waves without ...


I am sure there was a delay when Nixon talked to the Apollo crew. But how long was the delay? The distance from the Earth to the Moon is about 360000 km, if I remember correctly, so the one-way delay is about 1.2 s (plus maybe a smaller but possibly comparable delay for processing and retranslation) - that is noticeable, but it is not a showstopper. As for ...

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