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2010-08-13 12:25:00

After more than three decades away, an endangered leatherback turtle has returned to the beaches of Malaysia in what is being hailed by conservationists as a "miracle." The "Puteri Rantau Abang" or Rantau Abang Princess turtle, which was identified by local experts due to distinctive markings on its shell and flipper, returned to the Rantau Abang beachfront in July. It is the first leatherback turtle to return to the northern state of Terengganu since the 1980s, according to a Friday article...

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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
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