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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY: “Mowing the Lawn” Won’t Cut it—Political Science, International Relations and Strategic Studies. He holds seve
INTO THE FRAY: “Mowing the Lawn” Won’t Cut it—
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 hours ago
Political Science, International Relations and Strategic Studies. He holds several university degrees: a B.Sc. (Physics and Geology), an MBA (Finance), and a PhD in political science and international relations. He was the first academic director of... Read more
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Western Advocate
Second Gold Rush at Hill End?at the world’s largest gold mine in Irian Jaya. “The vegetation anomaly is sim
Second Gold Rush at Hill End?
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
at the world’s largest gold mine in Irian Jaya. “The vegetation anomaly is similar to the vegetation anomaly and the geology of the world’s largest gold and third-largest copper mine – Grasberg in Irian Jaya – and is on the northern end of a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, Aug. 28, 2016Centennial Plaza, at Main Street and Uncompahgre Avenue, in Montrose, farm-rais
Weekly Calendar, Aug. 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
Centennial Plaza, at Main Street and Uncompahgre Avenue, in Montrose, farm-raised food, fun, entertainment, 209-8463. “Geology,” 2–3 p.m., Grand Mesa Visitor Center, Colorado Highway 65, on Grand Mesa, program presented by David Noe,... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
PARCC results: A second lookmet expectations. Elementary, middle and high school students were tested in t
PARCC results: A second look
Clovis News Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
met expectations. Elementary, middle and high school students were tested in the subjects of English Language Arts, Geology, Math and Algebra. Below is a breakdown of results by school regarding percentages of students in varied grades... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tension in Tafawa Balewa University As Police Probe Killing of StudentTIMES gathered that the student was killed as a result of a ‎ misunderstanding
Tension in Tafawa Balewa University As Police Probe Killing of Student
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
TIMES gathered that the student was killed as a result of a ‎ misunderstanding he had with a fellow final year student of Geology identified as Dauda. The school's Public Relations Officer, Zailani Bappah, confirmed the incident to PREMIUM TIMES... Read more
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FOX Business
The Best Oil Mutual FundsImage source: Getty Images. Oil and gas is an industry that requires highly sp
The Best Oil Mutual Funds
FOX Business / Posted 22 hours ago
Image source: Getty Images. Oil and gas is an industry that requires highly specialized knowledge of everything from geology to economics and public policy. It's only natural to assume that energy mutual funds managed by the most knowledgeable... Read more
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FOX Business
The Best Oil Mutual FundsImages. Continue Reading Below Oil and gas is an industry that requires highl
The Best Oil Mutual Funds
FOX Business / Posted 22 hours ago
Images. Continue Reading Below Oil and gas is an industry that requires highly specialized knowledge of everything from geology to economics and public policy. It's only natural to assume that energy mutual funds managed by the most... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury Accent: A sparkle in the jewelbut the issue rests less with smelter proximity than fragility. "It all had to
Sudbury Accent: A sparkle in the jewel
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
but the issue rests less with smelter proximity than fragility. "It all had to do with the extreme sensitivity of the geology down there," he says. "The white quartz is really resistant to decay, so it doesn't give up its protective minerals... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Project will examine how sheep shaped the Brecks landscapepines, tussocky grass and heathland spanning the Norfolk-Suffolk border has bee
Project will examine how sheep shaped the Brecks landscape
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
pines, tussocky grass and heathland spanning the Norfolk-Suffolk border has been created by so many factors – climate, geology, ecology and the influence of agriculture. But the defining qualities of Breckland would certainly be very different... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Snaking along Carolina mountain trails25th anniversary at Tsali Trails in the Nantahala National Forest. Mountain bik
Snaking along Carolina mountain trails
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
25th anniversary at Tsali Trails in the Nantahala National Forest. Mountain biking is responsible for a 25 year interest in geology that started with my first sample of flint found near Ocala while riding. My love of snakes began at YMCA Day camp... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The essential guide to Utah's national parksof a place to lose a cow." A less practical take on this land today includes s
The essential guide to Utah's national parks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
of a place to lose a cow." A less practical take on this land today includes such annual events as Prairie Dog Day and geology and astronomy festivals. And because park visitors aren't tending cattle like Mr Bryce, they can stop to appreciate... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Bitterroot College classes start Mondaydegree in nursing or Fish, Wildlife and Parks enforcement." Michael Sorenson s
Bitterroot College classes start Monday
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
degree in nursing or Fish, Wildlife and Parks enforcement." Michael Sorenson signed up for intermediate algebra, geology and psychology. It's basic groundwork for eventual studies at Montana State University in Bozeman. "I want to become... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
The law said an ex-felon couldn't be a nurse. So this single mom got the law changed.Jackson-Green of the Illinois Policy Institute. That includes not only health-c
The law said an ex-felon couldn't be a nurse. So this single mom got the law changed.
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
Jackson-Green of the Illinois Policy Institute. That includes not only health-care work but also jobs in cosmetology and geology. Also on the list: lottery ticket agent, bingo conductor, dance hall operator and athletic trainer. More than... Read more
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Orange County Register
The place every American needs to seeattractions at the South Rim 1. Hermits Rest 2. Kolb Studio 3. Trail of Time (E
The place every American needs to see
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
attractions at the South Rim 1. Hermits Rest 2. Kolb Studio 3. Trail of Time (Educational walk along the rim from the geology museum to the visitor center) 4. Mather Point 5. Desert View Watchtower The Desert View Watchtower perched on the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Robert Gannicott had an adventurous and brilliant mining careerhowever, he decided he needed more formal education, so he enrolled at Carleton
Robert Gannicott had an adventurous and brilliant mining career
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
however, he decided he needed more formal education, so he enrolled at Carleton University in Ottawa and earned a degree in geology. After graduating he went to work for the mining giant Cominco, then owned by Canadian Pacific. He worked in Belgium... Read more
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Business Wire
Back to School Means Powering up the Computera variety of items, such as geometry workbooks; petri dishes for hands-on scien
Back to School Means Powering up the Computer
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
a variety of items, such as geometry workbooks; petri dishes for hands-on science experiments; and rock samples for a geology class. Common household and office supplies (e.g. printer ink and paper) are not included in the materials sent. “A... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Howard DeKalbthroughout the world with his family. With a deep love of learning, he read wi
Howard DeKalb
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted yesterday
throughout the world with his family. With a deep love of learning, he read widely on topics such as history, mythology, geology, astronomy, poetry, art and music. He played classical piano, bluegrass banjo, and folk autoharp, and enjoyed... Read more
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redOrbit
NASA finds fossilized riverbeds on Marsonce possessed a warm, wet climate, according to new research published in the
NASA finds fossilized riverbeds on Mars
redOrbit / Posted yesterday
once possessed a warm, wet climate, according to new research published in the Geological Society of America publication Geology. As part of their work, lead author Joel Davis of the University College London Institute of Earth and Planetary... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Are earthquakes possible in Ohio?have rattled the eastern portion of the country and Ohioans have felt the shock
Are earthquakes possible in Ohio?
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
have rattled the eastern portion of the country and Ohioans have felt the shocks. Dr. David Miller, professor of geology at Clark State Community College, says due to the numerous faults, tectonic activity, and rock formation underneath... Read more
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Raw Story
Study finds biofuels worse for climate than gasolinea threat. “In the long run, there’s no question that biofuels displacing petro
Study finds biofuels worse for climate than gasoline
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
a threat. “In the long run, there’s no question that biofuels displacing petroleum is a benefit,” said Daniel Schrag, a geology professor at Harvard who advises the EPA on bioenergy climate impacts. His views sharply oppose those of DeCicco.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
All the knowledge that mattersInterior Department, for example, has 70,000 employees in charge of everything
All the knowledge that matters
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Interior Department, for example, has 70,000 employees in charge of everything from parks and wildlife to oil, gas, mining, geology, the global climate, weather, electric power generation, hydrology, real estate management, wildfire, and Native... Read more
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Philly.com
Lobster, from the Jersey coast to your dinner platebetween 15 and 1,000 feet beneath the surface of the water. How deep pots are p
Lobster, from the Jersey coast to your dinner plate
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
between 15 and 1,000 feet beneath the surface of the water. How deep pots are placed depends on a location's contours and geology. There are about 100 federally issued lobster licenses held by commercial fishing enterprises in New Jersey, with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Petroleum Firm 'Suspends' Leader After Audit Reportto offer free advice to the government on development of the sector. He holds a
Govt Petroleum Firm 'Suspends' Leader After Audit Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to offer free advice to the government on development of the sector. He holds a PhD (Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Structural Geology and Petroleum Geology), from Missouri - Rolla University, Missouri, US (2005); Masters in Business Development (MBA),... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
New historical society director feels at homestruck by its bright lights, clean design and multi-disciplinary approach to of
New historical society director feels at home
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
struck by its bright lights, clean design and multi-disciplinary approach to offer engaging exhibits that mixed biology, geology and anthropology. "I had been used to other institutions that were not as bright and open," she said. "That really... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Jharkhand: Authorities ensure Rs 2,500-cr Krishna idol is guarded wellwhich has hills near it clocks 10 lakh pilgrims annually. In 2014, a team of e
Jharkhand: Authorities ensure Rs 2,500-cr Krishna idol is guarded well
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
which has hills near it clocks 10 lakh pilgrims annually. In 2014, a team of experts from Banaras Hindu University’s geology department visited the temple and estimated the market value of the Krishna idol to be around Rs 2500 crore. Ever... Read more
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Daily News
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles pagodasexperts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The governmen
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles pagodas
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
experts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The government is also sending teams from its culture and geology departments, he added. “It takes time to know how the structures are stabilised and how bad the actual damage is --... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The essential guide to California's national parksglacier-carved parkland less than three hours from Sacramento is a tourism magn
The essential guide to California's national parks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
glacier-carved parkland less than three hours from Sacramento is a tourism magnet for recreation, photography, sightseeing, geology and culture. Many visitors head to the picturesque Yosemite Valley, but that section makes up only one per cent of... Read more
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Business Wire
Contango ORE, Inc. Announces Earnings and Updated Operations For the Year Ended June 30, 2016industry (for example, operational risks in exploring for, developing mineral r
Contango ORE, Inc. Announces Earnings and Updated Operations For the Year Ended June 30, 2016
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
industry (for example, operational risks in exploring for, developing mineral reserves; risks and uncertainties involving geology; the speculative nature of the mining industry; the uncertainty of estimates and projections relating to future... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monumentSociety fame. “Since the glaciers retreated 12,000 years ago, these waterways
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monument
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Society fame. “Since the glaciers retreated 12,000 years ago, these waterways and associated resources — the scenery, geology, flora and fauna, night skies and more — have attracted people to this area,” the nine-page executive order states.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Could A Lithium Shortage De-Rail The Electric Car Boom?backyard, and whoever gets to it first will be far ahead of the game. “When ev
Could A Lithium Shortage De-Rail The Electric Car Boom?
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
backyard, and whoever gets to it first will be far ahead of the game. “When everyone starts paying attention to Nevada’s geology, we’ll see a land rush that makes the current one pale by comparison,” says Bell, who heads of acquisitions for... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
They grow up so fast: What this mom won't miss when her kid graduates from schooltie his own shoes, read Encyclopedia Brown, form a hypothesis and test it. Thir
They grow up so fast: What this mom won't miss when her kid graduates from school
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
tie his own shoes, read Encyclopedia Brown, form a hypothesis and test it. Third grade brought an obsession with space and geology. He wanted piano lessons. In fourth grade, there was a field trip on a charter bus, after-school Italian and... Read more
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Fortune
How a Lithium Shortage Could De-Rail the Electric Car Boombackyard, and whoever gets to it first will be far ahead of the game. “When ev
How a Lithium Shortage Could De-Rail the Electric Car Boom
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
backyard, and whoever gets to it first will be far ahead of the game. “When everyone starts paying attention to Nevada’s geology, we’ll see a land rush that makes the current one pale by comparison,” says Bell, who heads of acquisitions for... Read more
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CBS News
Why Italy is so prone to disastrous earthquakesground is actually spreading apart, said Julie Dutton, a geophysicist with the
Why Italy is so prone to disastrous earthquakes
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
ground is actually spreading apart, said Julie Dutton, a geophysicist with the U.S. Geological Survey. The same underlying geology was responsible for the devastating 2009 earthquake in the city of L’Aquila, just 34 miles (55 kilometers) away from... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Obama Designates National Monument in Maine’s North Woods [video]opportunities to hike, canoe, hunt, fish, snowmobile, snowshoe and cross-countr
Obama Designates National Monument in Maine’s North Woods [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 days ago
opportunities to hike, canoe, hunt, fish, snowmobile, snowshoe and cross-country ski. In addition to protecting spectacular geology, significant biodiversity and recreational opportunities, the new monument will help support climate resiliency in... Read more
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Londonist
Exploring Historical London By Busdisplay at the Museum of London while its home is being rebuilt. At the museum,
Exploring Historical London By Bus
Londonist / Posted 3 days ago
display at the Museum of London while its home is being rebuilt. At the museum, archaeologists will attempt to define its geology, which may help to explain its origin. Alight at Strand to catch site of the ‘Roman’ bath, tucked away down Surrey... Read more
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Wired News
Experts Answer Your Biggest Questions About Earthquakeswith rocks. Even though scientists have done a hell of a job mapping all the di
Experts Answer Your Biggest Questions About Earthquakes
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
with rocks. Even though scientists have done a hell of a job mapping all the different rock types making up the Earth’s geology, they still don’t have super granular understanding of all those rocks’ specific properties.Are you sure scientists... Read more
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International Business Times
Life after the 'Great Dying' took millions of years to recover due to very warm oceansEarth took an endless five to nine million years to recover is less certain. In
Life after the 'Great Dying' took millions of years to recover due to very warm oceans
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Earth took an endless five to nine million years to recover is less certain. In the recent study, published in the journal Geology, scientists have identified new clues by studying the Arctic, suggesting that marine life struggled to return because... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas hog farm's foes sue to get their scientist on site for pollution researcha request from the Buffalo River Watershed Alliance to have present its consult
Arkansas hog farm's foes sue to get their scientist on site for pollution research
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
a request from the Buffalo River Watershed Alliance to have present its consultant, Bert Fischer, a University of Tulsa geology professor. In the lawsuit filed Wednesday, the alliance alleges that the Department of Environmental Quality, by... Read more
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heraldscotland
Checklist: 11 things to do in Scotland this weekendthis festival includes everything you need to know about the ancient craft. Th
Checklist: 11 things to do in Scotland this weekend
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
this festival includes everything you need to know about the ancient craft. The family-friendly day of discovery features geology tours, design your own stone carving workshops and a Medieval Construction Science Show. Would-be stone masons can... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Could a Lithium Shortage De-Rail the Electric Car Boom?backyard, and whoever gets to it first will be far ahead of the game. “When ev
Could a Lithium Shortage De-Rail the Electric Car Boom?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
backyard, and whoever gets to it first will be far ahead of the game. “When everyone starts paying attention to Nevada’s geology, we’ll see a land rush that makes the current one pale by comparison,” says Bell, who heads of acquisitions for... Read more
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Newquay Voice
Exams delight at TreviglasTrinity College, Oxford, and Joe Smith achieved A*s in maths, further maths and
Exams delight at Treviglas
Newquay Voice / Posted 3 days ago
Trinity College, Oxford, and Joe Smith achieved A*s in maths, further maths and physics, A grades in chemistry, biology and geology and a B in geography, to justify his unconditional offer to study natural sciences at Christ’s College,... Read more
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International Business Times
Mars used to have an Earth-like 'warm and wet' climate 4 billion years ago, scientists discoverRed Planet once had climactic conditions that could have potentially supported
Mars used to have an Earth-like 'warm and wet' climate 4 billion years ago, scientists discover
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Red Planet once had climactic conditions that could have potentially supported life. The study, published in the journal Geology, involved scientists examining high resolution images obtained by Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles pagodasexperts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The governmen
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles pagodas
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
experts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The government is also sending teams from its culture and geology departments, he added. "It takes time to know how the structures are stabilised and how bad the actual damage is --... Read more
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heraldscotland
Checklist: things to do in Scotland this weekendthis festival includes everything you need to know about the ancient craft. Th
Checklist: things to do in Scotland this weekend
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
this festival includes everything you need to know about the ancient craft. The family-friendly day of discovery features geology tours, design your own stone carving workshops and a Medieval Construction Science Show. Would-be stone masons can... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles Bagan pagodasexperts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The governmen
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles Bagan pagodas
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
experts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The government is also sending teams from its culture and geology departments, he added. "It takes time to know how the structures are stabilised and how bad the actual damage is --... Read more
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Rappler
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles Bagan pagodasexperts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The governmen
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles Bagan pagodas
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
experts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The government is also sending teams from its culture and geology departments, he added. "It takes time to know how the structures are stabilized and how bad the actual damage is –... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The up and upmyths. For instance, there are relatively few towers between Downtown and Midto
The up and up
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
myths. For instance, there are relatively few towers between Downtown and Midtown. Urban folklore has it that New York’s geology is the reason: the bedrock in that part of town, the assumption goes, cannot support tall buildings. A better... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Explainer: Italy's history of earthquake destructionDuffy is a lecturer in Applied Geoscience, Mark Quigley an Associate Professor
Explainer: Italy's history of earthquake destruction
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Duffy is a lecturer in Applied Geoscience, Mark Quigley an Associate Professor and Mike Sandiford the Chair of Geology and Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor, all at the University of Melbourne. First posted August 25, 2016... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles pagodasexperts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The governmen
Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles pagodas
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
experts to assess the damage, said office head Sardar Umar Alam. The government is also sending teams from its culture and geology departments, he added. "It takes time to know how the structures are stabilised and how bad the actual damage is --... Read more
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Orange County Register
National Barks: Visiting national parks with your dogcolumns of rocks that protrude from the canyon like giant bulbous spires, most
National Barks: Visiting national parks with your dog
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
columns of rocks that protrude from the canyon like giant bulbous spires, most of them over 100 feet tall. It's erosion and geology as a 65-million-year-old artwork. Like most museums, no dogs allowed. Since LADI is with us, we aren't able to hike... Read more
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