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2013-09-26 23:31:45

Sharon Kleyne Links Coal and Other Emissions With Global Crisis in Air Pollution, Water Vapor and Dehydration Diseases Such as Dry Eye. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 For decades, scientists have been researching the environmental and health impact of airborne emissions from the burning of fossil fuels to generate electricity. According to water and health advocate Sharon Kleyne, many potential long-term consequences have not been adequately considered. The longtime radio...

2013-09-25 23:34:10

Fall is finally here and with the new season, driving habits and concerns have to be adjusted. The expert at WirelessDefensiveDriving.com have a safety checklist that any driver should put to use. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Safety Defensive Driving Tips for the fall. Believe it or not, we made it through another scorching summer season. We welcome the fall season with its lower temperature, shorter days and much needed rain. We have some safety defensive driving tips for...

2013-09-23 23:24:35

Proven Industry Veteran to Accelerate Delivery of Ziften’s Open Visibility Intelligence Strategy Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Ziften a pioneer of Open Visibility Intelligence for increased security across the enterprise announced that the company has appointed David Shefter as Chief Technology Officer. With wide-ranging technology experience and a strong background of leadership, Shefter is responsible for Ziften's long-term technology vision and strategy, technical product...

2013-09-19 23:03:58

Global leader in technical construction for the building industry to use Deltek Vision to increase company-wide visibility and profitability. Herndon, VA (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Deltek, Inc., the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for professional services firms and government contractors, today announced that Lerch Bates, a global leader in technical construction for the building industry, has selected Deltek Vision as its fully-integrated ERP...

2013-09-11 23:20:32

Altec supports DSD Business Systems by sponsoring their first customer event and presenting the benefits of Sage ERP Document Management. Laguna Hills, CA (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Altec Products, Inc., a leader in enterprise document management and workflow solutions, announced today their Sponsorship of the DSD Software Conference being held September 19, 2013 from 8 am to 5 pm at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines in San Diego, CA. This meeting is exclusively designed for DSD customers...


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Surface Map Weather Feature
2012-07-23 11:15:04

The above map identifies the visibility throughout the United States. We as meteorologist use surface visibility charts to help identify where certain features are possibly at. If we look at the red circle near San Diego we can see that it says ¼ visibility meaning that they are experiencing Fog at their weather station, which can lead to many problems from traffic on the roads and also the shipping lanes of the ocean. The second is the 3 and 7 in Central Nebraska. Here we are looking...

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2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

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2009-07-06 16:44:13

Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....

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2009-07-06 16:36:49

Mist is a phenomenon that consists of small droplets of water suspended in air. Mist occurs as part of a natural weather event or from volcanic activity. Mist is most common in cold air above warm water. Mist also occurs when air is exhaled in cold temperatures or when steam is formed in a sauna. Aerosol cans can create artificial mist if the humidity levels are just right. The one difference between mist and fog is visibility. If visibility is less than 0.62 miles (1 kilometer), the...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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