fix articles 80848, surface
Giant Plumes of Oil Forming Under the Gulf (tags)
"Many scientists had hoped the dispersants would cause oil droplets to spread so widely that they would be less of a problem in any one place. If it turns out that is not happening, the strategy could come under greater scrutiny. Dispersants have never been used in an oil leak of this size a mile under the ocean, and their effects at such depth are largely unknown."
Metamaterial cloak could render buildings 'invisible' to earthquakes (tags)
PORTLAND, Ore. — Earthquakes can be made to bypass buildings surrounded by seismic invisibility cloaks, claim researchers at the University of Liverpool.
Global Land Surface Temperature for Spring Tied as Third Warmest (tags)
Highlights from NOAA's latest report of 6/13/08:
March Land Temps Warmest on Record (tags)
Last month was the warmest global land temperature for March ever recorded but la Nina in the Equatorial Pacific kept the global temps. down to second warmest.
1K High Temp Records Broken in Sept. (tags)
[Highlights of Sept. NCDC report] Last month's combined global land and ocean surface temperature was the fifth warmest September on record and the global ocean surface temperature was the second warmest since records began in 1880.
Antarctic Glaciers Moving To Sea Faster (tags)
The British Antarctic Survey team studying 300 glaciers found that they are flowing into the sea at a faster pace than scientists have ever seen. As the glaciers melting is accelerated, the melt water contributes to the faster movement.
Rainwater Harvesting: Brad Lancaster shares DIY water wisdom (tags)
Brad Lancaster, a permaculture designer and educator based in Tucson AZ, toured California in April with his new, self-published book Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands. I was able to see his presentation at Eco Village on April 26th, hosted by the Los Angeles Permaculture Guild.
Ward Churchill interview w/ Jerry Quickly, KPFK (tags)
Ward Churill was interviewed by Jerry Quickly today, April 25, 2005 on the Beneath The Surface show; The first 5 seconds are lost but that was just part of Quickly's intro. // mp3 file, about 5.3megs, 32kbps
Mars. Red planet, Misread planet. (tags)
The finest data and the worst interpretation in the history of Science
Polar Waters Temperature Surge (tags)
In polar waters, a surge in temperatures takes scientists by surprise
Stop Speaking and Breathe (tags)
They had rolled their doughboy pawn of Christ out in front of the CBN camera crews; air escaping from the rolls of pink flesh, sounds of flatulence. They rolled the doughboy out in front of the cameras and after a moment or two of silence a wrinkled foreboding brow floated to the surface and the doughboy said, and I quote......
The Sounds of Quebec (tags)
Protesters use every available surface as a percussive surface. The drumming sounds could be heard all over the city.