Latest News for: Geophysical world


Report: 'Urgent' change needed to tackle bullying in astronomy and geophysics

Phys Dot Org 17 May 2024
"Urgent" action is needed to address an "insidious" and systemic bullying problem within the world of astronomy and geophysics, a warns ... call to everyone in the world of astronomy and geophysics.

'Dancing' raisins: A simple kitchen experiment reveals how objects can extract energy from their environment

Phys Dot Org 14 May 2024
Many people have a first-rate lab right in their own homes—their kitchen ... New insights about the physical world, from geophysics to biology, will continue to emerge from tabletop-scale experiments—and perhaps from right in the kitchen ... Saverio E.

Looking for life on Enceladus: What questions should we ask?

Phys Dot Org 09 May 2024
On the brink of this new era of space exploration, Davila and Eigenbrode propose a strategic research framework for studying Enceladus and similar ocean worlds. Their proposed framework, published in the Journal of Geophysical Research.

Ocean Heat Pummels the Great Barrier Reef, Again

Dissident Voice 27 Apr 2024
Coral bleaching at the World Heritage-listed reef is “experiencing its worst mass bleaching event on record.” ... biologist Terry Hughes, James Cook University, Australia (world class marine research).

World's oases threatened by desertification, even as humans expand them

Phys Dot Org 22 Apr 2024
Oases are important habitats and water sources for dryland regions, sustaining 10% of the world's population despite taking up about 1.5% of land area ... the world ... Provided by American Geophysical Union.

Heat from El Niño can warm oceans off West Antarctica—and melt floating ice shelves from below

Phys Dot Org 09 Apr 2024
To figure out what is going on and to prepare for the future, we need to tease apart the different drivers—especially El Niño-Southern Oscillation, the world's largest year-to-year natural climate driver ... Geophysical Research Letters.

The Soapbox: We Didn’t Start The Fire

The Cross Timbers Gazette 08 Apr 2024
Halley’s Comet last appeared in 1986 when major world events such as Chernobyl in Ukraine, the U.S ... The bottom line of all of this is that while in the past some geophysical events preceded other major world events, including the birth of Christ.

Austria sets heat record: national weather service

The Peninsula 07 Apr 2024
Vienna ... The announcement by Austria's federal Institute for Geology, Geophysics, Meteorology and Climatology came as countries around the world have seen ever more extreme weather, which experts attribute to global warming ... .

Malawi to host first ever int'l mining investment forum 06 Apr 2024
Malawi discovered several mineral resources in a 2015 aerial geophysical survey supported by the World Bank, and among the discovered minerals were uranium, coal, rutile, niobium, rare earths, oil, bauxite and graphite.

Sparton Resources ramps up exploration at Oakes and Pense projects

Resource World 05 Apr 2024
Sparton Resources Inc ... Bruell project, Quebec (100%). Eldorado Gold Corp ... These are also similar to geophysical responses described in the literature for the world-class Outokumpu-style critical minerals mineralization in Finland ... MD131M13SE00008) ... ....

Canadian Exploration Services Limited, One of The Top Canadian Exploration Company

GetNews 16 Mar 2024
Canadian Exploration Services Limited is a dependable company that offers geophysical surveying services to mining companies in Canada and across the World ... companies in Canada and around the World.

Spring irrigation can reduce summer heat wave events

Phys Dot Org 12 Mar 2024
Guoshuai Liu et al, Spring Irrigation Reduces the Frequency and Intensity of Summer Extreme Heat Events in the North China Plain, Geophysical Research Letters (2024) ... Geophysical Research Letters.

UPSC Key\u20148th March, 2024: Penicillin G, India Artificial Intelligence (AI) Mission and CAROTAR

Indian Express 08 Mar 2024
\u201cWhile the industry and government were aware of the decline in production of APIs in India, as cheaper alternatives were available in the globalised world, there wasn\u2019t much focus on restarting production within the country.

International Women’s Day Q&A: Heather Butler

World Pipelines 07 Mar 2024
World Pipelines talks to Heather Butler, Service Line Manger – Geophysics, Fugro, about her experience as a woman in the engineering industry, as part of the 2024 initiative ‘Inspire Inclusion... .

Ice shell thickness reveals water temperature on ocean worlds

Phys Dot Org 29 Feb 2024
... Ice Shell Topography," published in the Journal of Geophysical Research ... Lawrence et al, Ice‐Ocean Interactions on Ocean Worlds Influence Ice Shell Topography, Journal of Geophysical Research.