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2014/07/28 12:38
2014/07/28 12:38
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In the olden days of scientific research, the only way to know how many buffalo roamed the prairie or monkeys bounced around the rain forest was to trek out there and take a head count. But thanks to...
2014/07/28 12:38
2014/07/28 12:38
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2014/07/27 18:23
2014/07/27 18:23
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Environment Southland soil and science programme co-ordinator George Ledgard inspects a crop of swedes at Makarewa, near Invercargill. Photo by Allison Beckham. The council wanted to map the extent...
2014/07/23 11:31
2014/07/23 11:31
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On July 23rd, 1972, the first Landsat spacecraft launched into orbit. At the time, it was called “Earth Resources Technology Satellite,” or ERTS, and was the first satellite to use a scanning...
2014/07/23 00:42
2014/07/23 00:42
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... That's it folks... The Brekkie Wrap is done for the day... We hope you enjoyed catching up with all the regional new and make sure to tune in tomorrow - same bat channel, same bat time...
2014/07/22 20:42
2014/07/22 20:42
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... Take care on the roads this morning as it's icy!!! Especially between Brown Mountain and Nimmitabel... 6.30AM: Good morning and welcome to our regional morning report, the South Coast Brekkie...
2014/07/16 18:42
2014/07/16 18:42
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The native forests of Borneo have been increasingly impacted by logging, fire, and conversion to plantations since the early 1970s. Borneo lacks island-wide forest clearance and logging documentation,...
Read more at Science Daily, PhysOrg
2014/07/16 17:48
2014/07/16 17:48
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This astronaut photograph taken on Nov. 27, 2010, provides a view of tidal flats and channels near Sandy Cay, on the western side of Long Island, and along the eastern margin of the Great Bahama Bank,...
2014/07/15 11:34
2014/07/15 11:34
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Every full moon, Landsat 8 turns its back on Earth. As the satellite’s orbit takes it to the nighttime side of the planet, Landsat 8 pivots to point at the moon. It scans the distant lunar surface...
2014/07/14 12:39
2014/07/14 12:39
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Some things go swimmingly with a summer trip to the beach – sunscreen, mystery novels, cold beverages and sandcastles. Other things – like aquatic algae – are best avoided. The Landsat 8 satellite is...
2014/07/12 12:31
2014/07/12 12:31
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More than seventy year ago, wild ponies roamed the marshes and beaches of Wallops Island, a barrier island on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. Today, the island is the site of a thriving spaceport that...
2014/07/12 12:09
2014/07/12 12:09
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In the contrast it shows between nature and settlement—in the civilizational network it reveals—it gestures at the mystery of human society. These composites are referenced in movies and in art and,...
2014/07/12 06:39
2014/07/12 06:39
16d
Every full moon, Landsat 8 turns its back on Earth. As the satellite's orbit takes it to the nighttime side of the planet, Landsat 8 pivots to point at the moon. It scans the distant lunar surface...
2014/07/09 11:31
2014/07/09 11:31
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Turkmenistan is a desert country that lies east of the Caspian Sea and borders Iran, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, and Kazakhstan. Annual precipitation across the country ranges from 300 millimeters (12...
2014/06/30 11:31
2014/06/30 11:31
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Take a look at the food on your plate. If you live in the United States, there’s a good chance that a potash mine like this one in Moab, Utah, helped get it there. The mine produces muriate of potash,...
2014/07/28 12:38
2014/07/28 12:38
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