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  1. #1 How to measure a tree... 
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    ... using only a stick.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQyETUg2_I0

    And more tree "pearls of wisdom" from Markus at

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPxHBXgl0rA


    Check out scientists doing their stuff
    http://www.test-tube.org.uk/
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    What happened to just climbing them?


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    because when you are building REALLY tall buildings and you need it to be exact (like the Egyptians and the pyramids.) You need a much faster, easier, and cheaper way to measure!
    "It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense." - Mark Twain
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    measure its shadow and compare it to your length and your shadow
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    Works in the desert, probably the way Egyptians did it, but the Mayans might have used the stick method.
    "It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense." - Mark Twain
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