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NASA Research Helps Response To California Napa Quake
2014-09-11 03:41:30

Alan Buis, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory NASA data and expertise are proving invaluable in California’s ongoing response to the Aug. 24 magnitude 6.0 earthquake in Napa Valley, northeast of San Francisco. The quake was the strongest to occur in the San Francisco Bay Area in a quarter-century and caused significant regional damage. [ Watch the Video: NASA Radar Data Reveals Fault Movement From Napa Quake ] Analyses by scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena,...

2014-03-20 12:26:10

- Files 7 Patents Covering Existing and New Products to Be Launched in 2014 LAS VEGAS, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Hill Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: GULD) ("GHR" or the "Company"), a mining and subsurface detection technology company, today announced that it has filed seven patent applications for products under its expanding portfolio of detection products and systems. Wayne Good GHR's Chief Executive Officer said, "We are focused on becoming the leading technology provider of...

Using Geophysical Tools To Search For Clandestine Graves
2013-05-13 11:29:08

American Geophysical Union It´s very hard to convict a murderer if the victim´s body can´t be found. And the best way to hide a body is to bury it. Developing new tools to find those clandestine graves is the goal of a small community of researchers spread across several countries, some of whom are presenting their work on Tuesday, May 14, at the Meeting of the Americas in Cancún, Mexico, a scientific conference organized and co-sponsored by the American...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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