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Surprising Findings about Japan’s 9.0 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake

Magnitude 9.0 Tohoku-Oki earthquake and resulting tsunami struck off the northeast coast of Japan on March 11  caused widespread destruction and death. Using observations from a dense regional geodetic network (allowing measurements of earth movement to be gathered from GPS … Continue reading

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Accurate Measurements of Energy from Sun and Understanding of Climate Change

Scientists have taken a major step toward accurately determining the amount of energy that the sun provides to Earth, and how variations in that energy may contribute to climate change.In a new study of laboratory and satellite data, researchers report … Continue reading

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Frankfurt Tower’s Power Trick

You don’t need to seal yourself in to live green. That’s the message from the engineers of the Westarkade, a colorful high-rise that officially opened in Frankfurt in July. The 15-story glass tower glows with natural light and offers windows … Continue reading

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Putting India on World Petroleum Map :India is now top exporter of petro products in Asia

According to the data compiled by oil and metal information provider Platts, India’s gross exports currently average 1 million barrels a day, inching past South Korea which exports 0.9 million barrels a day. With the commissioning of a new refinery … Continue reading

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