Popular Mechanics

Elsewhere on the Web Popular Mechanics https://www.popularmechanics.com https://www.facebook.com/popularmechanics https://twitter.com/PopMech Tweets by PopMech Features https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/weapons/a22674251/air-force-bomb-forest-fires Shocking Wildfires Into Submission: A Proposal Planeta.com Popular

Atlantic Links

Buzzwords Links related to the Atlantic Ocean presented in somewhat random fashion: Features Crossing the Atlantic: Ecotourism in South Africa and Mexico Recommended Listening The Atlantic Ocean – A Biography – The Atlantic Ocean is a vast body of water covering 33 million square miles. Its biographer argues that it has its very own psychology, …

ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies

Elsewhere on the Web The ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies – https://www.coralcoe.org.au – undertakes research for sustainable use of coral reefs. Events July 19-20 Coral Reef Futures Symposium and Public Forum Key Links https://www.coralcoe.org.au https://www.facebook.com/ARCCoralCoE https://www.facebook.com/ARCCoralCoE/videos https://www.youtube.com/user/CoralCoE https://twitter.com/CoralCoE Tweets by CoralCoE About the Centre The ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef …

Time and Date

Logo Elsewhere on the Web: Time and Date Key Links timeanddate.com @timeanddate Tweets by timeanddate Examples Distance from Las Vegas Embedded Tweets Exactly 20 years ago, on May 24, 1998, https://t.co/5Xbi6JtbFK went live for the first time. And how we've grown! Take a scroll down memory lane with us.https://t.co/T6MfFu2Mb5 pic.twitter.com/IJlYIE2rIX — timeanddate.com (@timeanddate) May 24, …

Privacy Links

Photo: Veracruz Links about privacy presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jul/13/anonymous-browsing-data-medical-records-identity-privacy It’s the middle of the night. Do you know who your iPhone is talking to? Privacy = Being free from being observed or disturbed by other people Also see: Differential privacy “Differential privacy, translated from Apple-speak, is the statistical science of trying to …

Churchill Northern Studies Centre

Elsewhere on the Web Founded in 1976, the Churchill Northern Studies Centre is an independent, non-profit research and education facility located 23 km east of the town of Churchill, Manitoba. We provide accommodations, meals, equipment rentals, and logistical support to scientific researchers working on a diverse range of topics of interest to northern science. In …

Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales

Logo Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (SEMARNAT) is Mexico’s federal secretariat for the environment and natural resources. The secretariat is charged with the mission of protecting, restoring, and conserving the ecosystems, natural resources, assets and environmental services of Mexico with the goal of fostering sustainable development. Key Links gob.mx/semarnat prensa Facebook Flickr YouTube …

Oceania

Graphic A few words about terms Oceania comprises numerous lands in the Pacific Ocean. Originally coined by the French explorer Dumont d’Urville in 1831, Oceania has been traditionally divided into Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia, and Australasia. As with any region, however, interpretations vary. Australasia is part of Oceania and includes New Zealand, Australia, Papua New Guinea …