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Chris -- 2011-03-08
The Geiger counter was invented by a physicist named Hans Geiger. since ‘giga-’ is a numerical prefix, it comvbines well, if speciously with something that counts. About 1500 ghits:
I remember doing an experiment in our physics lesson one that involved testing the radioactivity of different radioactive isotopes with a giga counter.
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Before the trees are felled, they are checked with a Giga Counter, which is to ensure that the timber is not contaminated with radiation.
...you have to know where to walk. I heard in someplaces if you take a couple of steps to the side the giga counter goes right of the scale.
For action I’ve always admired the scene where The Thing comes after them and the giga counter ticks down it’s nearing approach.
I would visit Area 51 if I was you, there’s always the chance you would see something or find something interesting. Get/Take a giga counter too, ...
The current system works when it feels like it and the audio sounds like a giga counter if it works at all.