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Experts stress on research in Geophysics for energy security
The three-day event, jointly organized by GERMI, PDPU, ISR and CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI) with focus on energy, environment and engineering aspects with a view to the enhance and sustain quality of life. The main theme of the
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Unique microbes discovered in one of Earth's harshest landscapes
The research was published on June 26, 2012 in the Journal of Geophysical Research. The Atacama Desert, located at the base of the Andes Mountains in South America, is thought to be the driest place on Earth. In the core of the desert, rainfall
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'Singing' Sand Dune Sounds Shaped By Sand Grain Size, Study Shows (VIDEO)
New research published online this week in Geophysical Research Letters finds that the size of sand grains shapes a dune's song. Scientists collected sand from a singing dune in Morocco that moans at around 105 hertz (Hz)—or, to a musician, that's
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