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  • Physicist
  • actually PhD Student
  • addicted to LaTeX and typography since about 2005 or so.
  • great fan of TikZ, pgfplots, beamer and biblatex

Sep
26
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
26
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
26
reviewed Leave Open During high-altitude lengthy expedition: To shave or not shave?
Sep
25
answered During high-altitude lengthy expedition: To shave or not shave?
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
23
revised What makes certain mountains more dangerous than others?
Fixed typos
Sep
22
reviewed Close Places to Find Rock Climbing Ball Holds
Sep
19
comment How to go about a long traverse with just Undercut holds?
+1 for the awesome night bouldering image!
Sep
19
revised How to repair gore-tex boots split?
added information from comment
Sep
19
comment How to repair gore-tex boots split?
Could you post a photo of the split?
Sep
18
reviewed No Action Needed Is it possible to put a kayak in the water in Berlin and reach the Baltic via lakes and rivers?
Sep
16
reviewed Reviewed Climbing Kilimanjaro for a newbie
Sep
15
answered Onlinetool to setup a track in a map and calculate the distance
Sep
11
reviewed Reviewed Why do many climbers appear to not trust their belay loops?
Sep
11
comment Why do many climbers appear to not trust their belay loops?
The rope isn't really redundant! The core is taking the force while the sheath guarantees a good handling but could not take significant load. You could (more or less) use a rope core without sheath, but not the sheath without the core.
Sep
11
reviewed No Action Needed How to tell the time at night
Sep
11
comment How many calories does hiking burn?
Just to be clear about the measurement method: does the app you're talking about rely on GPS, acceleration sensors to count steps, or both?
Sep
11
answered Fine tuning the Warm-up routines at Higher altitude
Sep
11
comment Fine tuning the Warm-up routines at Higher altitude
Looks like we have different notions of the intensity of trekking. I for myself wouldn't put it into the "rapid and/or vigorous movements" group.
Sep
10
revised How to cross a 25 feet wide Crevasse?
minor language fixes