NZ unveils Stonehenge replica Nestled into the verdant hills of the New Zealand region of the Wairarapa is the world's newest "Stonehenge" but this henge is no mere pastiche. Instead, Stonehenge Aotearoa, which opened this weekend, is a full-scale adaptation of its Salisbury Plain ancestor, built to work for the Antipodes. The aim of the Kiwi Stonehenge is to help people rediscover the basics of astronomy. "You can read as much as you like in a book how the sun and the moon work, how people use stars to navigate by, or to foretell the seasons," says Richard Hall, president of the Phoenix Astronomical Society which built the henge. "You stand here amongst the henge and you show people exactly how it works. To build Stonehenge Aotearoa, about an hour's drive from New Zealand's capital of Wellington, the society received a government grant of NZ$56,500. The astronomical society's volunteers supplied 11,000 hours of labour over the 18 months the henge took to build. Giants' shoulders Difficult interpretation
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Screen refresh rate in Windows 7 does not apply the user selecte Certain monitors report a TV-compatibility timing of 59.94Hz. Therefore, Windows 7 exposes two frequencies, 59Hz and 60Hz, for every resolution that is supported at that timing. The 59Hz setting makes sure that a TV-compatible timing is always available for an application such as Windows Media Center. In Windows 7, when a user selects 60Hz, the OS stores a value of 59.94Hz. No action is needed. This behavior is by design for monitors and TVs that report only 59.94Hz but not 60Hz. This KB article describes the case in which a monitor or TV reports 59.94Hz. 23.976Hz, but not 24Hz 29.970Hz, but not 30Hz 47.952Hz, but not 48Hz 71.928Hz, but not 72Hz 119.880Hz, but not 120Hz Steps to reproduce the problem Right-click the windows desktop, and then click Personalize. The Monitor tab still shows 59 Hertz. Article ID: 2006076 - Last Review: November 9, 2009 - Revision: 2.0 Windows 7 EnterpriseWindows 7 Home BasicWindows 7 Home PremiumWindows 7 ProfessionalWindows 7 StarterWindows 7 Ultimate
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