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Green Car Congress

2021-8-26 · The 2022 Mazda MX-30 EV—the first step toward the brand''s commitment to electrification—will initially launch in California dealerships this fall with a starting price of $33,470. The front-wheel drive 80.9 kW electric motor will deliver an output of 107 kW (143 horsepower) and a maximum torque of 271 nm (200...

Community Sense and Response Systems: Your Phone as …

Quake detection in community networks requires finding a complex spatiotemporal pattern in a large set of noisy sensor measurements. The start of a quake may affect only a small fraction of a network, so the event can be concealed in single-sensor …

ALARM TO THE RESCUE?

2008-10-15 · quake prediction is not something that most earth scientists think will be possible in the foreseeable future. Rather, earthquake early warning involves rapid detection of the beginnings of an earthquake, assessment of the likely shaking and then subsequent warnings to those in harm''s way. Bottom: s tate h istorical s ociety, m adison, w is ...

How MIT Decides | MIT Technology Review

2005-6-1 · Over the past three years, MIT has begun to adopt a new way of making decisions–one that fosters experiential learning of leadership skills and promotes …

Earthquake FAQ

2021-8-7 · But in 1989, two scientists* hammered out appropriate constants that seemed to work for California and put together Omori''s Law and the Gutenberg-Richter relationship into a function for the expected number of aftershocks over a given time period after a California earthquake of some magnitude. As statistical measures, Omori''s law, and the more ...

Glenn T. Seaborg

I agreed to a two-year term--and stayed for 10, the longest tenure of any Kennedy appointee. I''d come a long ways from the isolated iron town of Ishpeming, Michigan where I was born in 1912--the kind of place where our family owned our house but the mining …

Coal Mining, Forest Management, and Deforestation in ...

2021-9-6 · The U.S. Department of Energy today released three reports showing record growth in land-based wind energy, significant expansion of the pipeline for offshore wind projects, and continued decline in the cost of wind energy generation. Wisconsin-based company will help secure U.S. supply of Mo-99 used in 40,000 medical procedures daily, promote ...

Newsroom – Discovery, Inc.

Landmark 12th Season Premieres Friday, September 24, at 8 PM ET/PT on Discovery (LOS ANGELES) – The gold mining season is about to begin… and this year means war. With the price of gold holding near record highs, each miner is… Read More

Earth and Planetary Science

2021-8-30 · Earth and Planetary Science Department. Terms offered: Fall 2021, Fall 2020, Fall 2019 This course covers the physical processes that determine Earth''s past, present, and future climate, with a particular focus on the essentially irreversible climate change (a.k.a., global warming) caused by the burning of coal, oil, and natural gas. Topics will also include the estimation of future warming ...

The Fracking Facts

2014-6-6 · So let''s try to look at the facts with an open mind. Hydraulic fracking is not new. When the mining technique began in the 1940s, gas companies drilled vertical wells and pumped pressurized water into rocks to release the gas. Natural gas development really took off in the 1990s when horizontal drilling was developed and combined with ...

University of Notre Dame

John A. Kaneb, a University of Notre Dame Trustee for 41 years, died Sunday (Aug. 29) in Manchester-By-The-Sea, Massachusetts. He was 86.

Earthquake

Earthquake - Earthquake - Volcanism: A separate type of earthquake is associated with volcanic activity and is called a volcanic earthquake. Yet it is likely that even in such cases the disturbance is the result of a sudden slip of rock masses adjacent to the …

NASA Earth Observatory

NASA Earth Observatory Goes to the Beach. Summer is beach season in the northern hemisphere. But even if you''re a regular at your local swimming hole, you …

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Bakar Fellows at a Glance | Bakar Fellows Program

Chemistry. Tanja Cuk received a Bakar fellowship to advance her research on "supercapacitors" — devices that can deliver more power than batteries, and more quickly, but as yet don''t store energy as well. Cuk''s goal is a new generation of …

Climate Change Solutions | The Nature Conservancy

2021-9-6 · Climate change is the most serious threat facing our planet today, and you can be part of the solution. Find out your carbon footprint and learn how you can lower your impact. Join our cause and become a member of The Nature Conservancy today. Your generous support will put the best conservation science and climate solutions to action.

ML4Sci

2020-10-2 · Berkeley Lab scientists are developing smart algorithms with the potential to reduce bioengineering development cycles from years to months or even weeks. The field of synethic biology is rife with possibilities that reach beyond today''s consumer-products applications (from burgers to face creams) and into fields of medicine, agriculture ...

The University of Utah

Founded in 1850, The University of Utah is the flagship institution of higher learning in Utah, and offers over 100 undergraduate and more than 90 graduate degree programs to over 30,000 students. As a preeminent research and teaching institution, the University cultivates an academic environment in which the highest standards of intellectual integrity and scholarship are practiced.

Acid Mine Drainage

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2021-8-26 · Elsevier visitor survey. We are always looking for ways to improve customer experience on Elsevier . We would like to ask you for a moment of your time to fill in a short questionnaire, at the end of your visit. If you decide to participate, a new browser tab will open so you can complete the survey after you have completed your visit to this website.

Earthquakes: How prepared is San Francisco?

2021-9-1 · In 2018, the USGS published the HayWired Earthquake Scenario, which is now considered a template for any government seeking to elevate preparedness for earthquakes.The study anticipates the impacts of a hypothetical M7 earthquake on the Hayward Fault and considers earthquake hazard impacts, mitigation efforts, and resiliency actions around the San Francisco Bay Area.

Nature''s 10

2020-9-28 · Nature''s 10. About the image. This design speaks to the increasingly important role of artificial intelligence in science and technology. The image was …

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Nature Communications

Nature Communications is an open access journal that publishes high-quality research in biology, health, physics, chemistry, Earth sciences, and all related areas.

Acid Mine Drainage

Summary. Acid mine drainage (AMD) refers to the outflow of acidic water from a mining site. In most cases, this acid comes primarily from oxidation of iron sulfide (FeS2, also known as pyrite or "fool''s gold"), which is often found in conjunction with valuable metals. Acid mine drainage …