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2013-07-22 23:24:36

An AIMS Power inverter runs Princeton’s ‘Power in a Box’ – a humanitarian effort by the university’s Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) program – to help Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) this summer. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 A renewable energy system is only as strong as the power inverter it uses. Princeton University students learned that concept early in the development of a portable wind and solar power system – “The...

2012-07-09 10:21:17

HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- After a six-month international search, the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) is pleased to announce that Dr. William Curry has been selected as its new President and Director. It is anticipated that Dr. Curry will take up his role on or before September 1, 2012, subject to Bermuda Immigration Department approval. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120709/MX36976 ) Dr. Curry now serves as Director of the Ocean and Climate...

2011-02-16 09:21:47

Study helps to establish a new method to estimate rainfall in remote ocean areas A study by scientists at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science suggests a new way to estimate how much of the ocean's pollution is falling from the sky. The new findings can help improve scientific understanding of how toxic airborne chemicals, from the burning of fossil fuels and industrial power plants emissions, are impacting the oceans globally. By measuring...