Daily Archives: April 27, 2011

Urban Sprawl is Finished:Rising Oil Prices Will Turn Suburbs into Remote Slums

Many predict oil prices to start rising in just a few years. Even the US military says that we could start seeing massive shortages of oil as soon as 2015. Such shortages would not only effect the products we buy … Continue reading

Posted in opinions, Urban Studies | Comments Off on Urban Sprawl is Finished:Rising Oil Prices Will Turn Suburbs into Remote Slums

River Stages:Middle Course of the River – Meanders & Ox-bow Lakes

In this stage the river channel has become much wider and deeper as the channel has been eroded and the river has been fed by many tributaries upstream. Consequently, despite the more gentle gradient the velocity of flow may be … Continue reading

Posted in Landforms, Rivers, water | 10 Comments