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UMass team hunts for cold, hard facts in Antarctica – Berkshire Eagle (subscription)

UMass team hunts for cold, hard facts in Antarctica
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LOWELL (AP) >> UMass Lowell professor Kate Swanger and postdoctoral researcher Kelsey Winsor want to learn about past climates, a goal that led them on a six-week study tour of Antarctica, where they researched sediment and glaciers in temperatures …

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GM & Honda Tag Team Plug-In Cars

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Originally published on Gas2. Honda and General Motors are already working together on hydrogen fuel cell technology. Now, they are prepared to expand their working relationship to focus also on plug-in hybrid cars. While EV enthusiasts decline to recognize plug-ins as real electric cars, most manufacturers see them as the bridge between the conventional cars [&hellip

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‘Ultimate team players’: Wounded Canadian veterans leave for gruelling … – National Post


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'Ultimate team players': Wounded Canadian veterans leave for gruelling
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On Tuesday evening a team of eight wounded Canadian soldiers, 15 Canadian business people and five specialists departed for Antarctica, where they will scale Vinson Massif, the highest summit on the continent. In a climb that could last 15 days they

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Rare copy of first book published in Antarctica by Ernest Shackleton’s team … – Daily Mail


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Rare copy of first book published in Antarctica by Ernest Shackleton's team
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An ultra-rare copy of the first book ever published in the Antarctica by Ernest Shackleton's expedition team is set to go under the hammer. Experts have described the copy of Aurora Australis as the finest in existence and have tipped it to fetch £70

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Solar Decathlon 2015: West Virginia/Rome Team Create STILE

Originally published on 1Sun4All. The Solar Decathlon 2015 team, West Virginia University and University of Roma Tor Vergata, has designed a house that merges Italian and Appalachian design concepts with innovative energy techniques. STILE is a simple and compact house covered by an elegant, classically inspired arch that runs north to south to support solar panels and

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Australian Team Sets New Solar PV Efficiency Record

Originally published on RenewEconomy. By Sophie Vorrath An ARENA-funded solar research team at the University of New South Wales has recorded the highest efficiency for a PV system ever reported, converting over 40 per cent of sunlight into electricity, with an innovative take on Australian-designed solar tower technology. The team achieved 40.1 per cent efficiency

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Conservationists team up to buy ranch with oil spill funds – Jackson Clarion Ledger

Conservationists team up to buy ranch with oil spill funds
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HOUSTON – A sprawling private ranch in southeast Texas will be converted into a state park with the assistance of a fund created in the wake of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation announced Thursday. The $ 37.7 …

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Father-daughter team shares adventure to Antarctica – AberdeenNews.com

Father-daughter team shares adventure to Antarctica
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The father-daughter team of Bill Edwards and Kelly Rae Haskell will share photos and experiences from their trip to Antarctica at Wednesday's meeting of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees. The adventure of Edwards and Haskell took them 

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Watch Prince Harry arrive in Antarctica with his team of wounded veterans to … – Mirror.co.uk


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Watch Prince Harry arrive in Antarctica with his team of wounded veterans to
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This is the moment Prince Harry arrives at the desolate south pole, for a 200k trek to the South Pole with a group of wounded veterans. The Prince led a team of wounded service men and women as they took part in the Walking With the Wounded South Pole 
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Prince Harry and injured British service personnel's South Pole expedition to Tewkesbury ADMAG
Harry's South Pole Heroes: A sneak peek of the prince on his Antarctic adventureRadio Times
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KU-based team conducts research in Antarctica – Topeka Capital Journal

KU-based team conducts research in Antarctica
Topeka Capital Journal
The CReSIS staff and support staff from the Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling project in Antarctica take a moment to pose from a photograph. WISSARD is a six-year initiative to study the ice sheets and subglacial geobiology in

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