How to count the wagons of a passing train?

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    The Belgian newspaper “De Standaard” has a section called “Wetenschapswinkel” (science shop) in which its readers can ask questions, which the newspaper attempts to answer with the help of scientists. In the edition of July 15th, I helped answer the question of why it is so hard to count the wagons on a nearby passing train. Read all about it here

    Period15-Jul-2019

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    • TitleHow to count the wagons of a passing train?
      Media name/outletDe Standaard
      Media typePrint
      CountryNetherlands
      Date15/07/2019
      DescriptionThe Belgian newspaper “De Standaard” has a section called “Wetenschapswinkel” (science shop) in which its readers can ask questions, which the newspaper attempts to answer with the help of scientists. In the edition of July 15th, I helped answer the question of why it is so hard to count the wagons on a nearby passing train. Read all about it here (pdf, sorry, only in Dutch).
      URLwww.visualneuroscience.nl/wp-content/uploads/20190715_De-Standaard-DS2_p-6.pdf
      PersonsFrans Cornelissen