Latest Lake Stories

2011-02-18 09:58:25

Siberia's Lake Baikal, the world's oldest, deepest, and largest freshwater lake, has provided scientists with insight into the ways that climate change affects water temperature, which in turn affects life in the lake.

2011-01-28 13:31:48

Scientists studying the world's most enigmatic lake have only 165 feet left to drill as time is running out.

2011-01-10 07:42:00

-intercepts include 39.43 oz/t gold over 3.6 feet (1351.8 g/t gold over 1.1 metres), 2.07 oz/t gold over 11.5 feet (70.9 g/t gold over 3.5 metres) and 1.46 oz/ton gold over 11.2 feet (50.0 g/t gold over 3.4 metres) TSX:RMX | NYSE AMEX:RBY VANCOUVER, Jan.

2010-12-21 08:10:00

-intercepts include 15.88 oz/t gold over 7.5 feet (544.5 g/t gold over 2.3 metres) and 1.55 oz/t gold over 36.1 feet (53.3 g/t gold over 11.0 metres)- TSX:RMX | NYSE AMEX:RBY VANCOUVER, Dec.

2010-11-16 00:00:55

Attend a very special afternoon honoring accomplishment and inspiration with a public viewing party for Cari Trapp, a Wisconsin Northwoods woman who lost over 220 pounds in 18 months naturally and will be featured on an upcoming episode of the nationally-syndicated Dr.

2010-11-02 08:14:00

TSX:RMX | NYSE AMEX:RBY TORONTO, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ - Rubicon Minerals Corporation (RMX:TSX: | RBY:NYSE-AMEX) is pleased to announce that, pursuant to the recommendations in its recent NI 43 - 101 technical report filed on September 27, 2010, it has retained Geoex Limited.

2010-10-18 07:35:00

-Results include several high-grade intercepts outside of the current F2 Gold System- TSX:RMX / NYSE AMEX:RBY TORONTO, Oct.

2010-10-12 08:20:00

-exploration drift approaches F2 Core Zone, delineation drilling commenced and bulk sample to be completed by end 2010- TSX:RMX / NYSE AMEX:RBY TORONTO, Oct.

2010-09-22 08:50:00

Titan, one of Saturn's moons, is the only moon in the solar system with an atmosphere — ten times denser than the atmosphere of Earth.

Latest Lake Reference Libraries

The Great Lakes And Their Impact On The Weather
2012-07-23 08:58:48

The Great lakes have a huge impact in the weather for the cities that are near the lakes. In the fall and early winter months the lakes can create intense snowfall events known as “Lake Effect Snow”. The reason that this occurs has to do with the water temps of the lakes and also the temps of the air that is moving across them. When an Alberta Clipper system forms in Canada and moves Southeastward towards the US, it brings that cold air and strong Northwest winds over the warmer waters....

2009-07-21 15:56:27

The snowbelt is a North American region that lies downwind of the Great lakes, where heavy snowfall is common on mostly the eastern and southern shores of the Great Lakes. Lake-effect snow is caused by cold air picking up moisture while crossing the lake and then releasing it as snow when the air cools over land. Throughout much of the winter, lakes produce lake-effect snow and continuously cloudy skies. This phenomenon continues as long as the air temperature is colder than the water...

2007-03-16 18:32:33

The Cui-ui, Chasmistes cujus, is a large sucker fish endemic to Pyramid Lake in northwestern Nevada. It feeds primarily on zooplankton and possibly on nanoplankton (such as algae and diatoms). The maximum size of male cui-ui is approximately 21 in (53 cm) and 3.5 lb (1.6 kg) while females reach approximately 25 in (64 cm) and 6 lb (2.7 kg). The life span of Cui-ui is typically about forty years, but the fish do not reach sexual maturity until at least age eight. The Cui-ui is not only a...

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Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.