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mackcam Sep 23, 2005 2:17 PM

I'veseen itwritten here "there are no stupid questions", try this on for size.

WhatdoesCanons 'EOS' stand for?

Mack C. in Brooklin ON

PeterP Sep 23, 2005 2:35 PM

Canon: "Electro-Optical System".
Mythology(Greek): The winged goddess of the dawn, daughter of Hyperion.

Peter.

mackcam Sep 23, 2005 6:10 PM

Thanks Peter; so for a crossword answer to "winged goddess of the dawn" or daughter of Hyperion the three letter answer is Eos. Now where did you learn that from?

And exactly where is 44.3N, -79.35W in ON Canada. I am in Brooklin (Whitby) ON, 45 mins. east of the big smoke TO.

Mack C. in Brooklin ON

PeterP Sep 24, 2005 11:04 AM

44.3N, -79.35W is in Sutton Ont.

Keep meaning to get out Brooklin way again, the Iroquois Shoreline raptor/bird lookout platform is in the nearby Heber Down Conservation Area.
http://www.torontobirding.ca/~gtrw/

The mythology part is the accidental rmembering of ancient studies from long ago.

Peter.

mackcam Sep 26, 2005 2:15 PM

PeterP; if you ever come this way call ahead, (905) 655-4470, I'd love to go there with you. I may even take a trip there when the sun shines again. I think we are getting the remains of Rita, and I've got a house to sit in. I can't imagine what those poor people in the south are going through.

Nice talking to you

Mack C. in Brooklin ON


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