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Q&A - Jolyon Palmer

DAMS driver Jolyon Palmer took an early lead in the Drivers’ Championship after the first round of the 2014 campaign in Bahrain having took a third place finish in the Feature Race and a win from sixth place on the grid in the Sprint Race. 553 more words

Interview

The Kariba Arch

Source: Wikipedia

Lake Kariba is Africa’s biggest inland water reservoir stretching over 280 kilometes. Placed strategically in Kariba gorge of the Zambezi river basin, all this water is held up by a wall which is 128 meters in height and 579 meters long. 729 more words

A fish tale

Funny how you sometimes find a good read when you least expect it. Such is the story with “An Evolutionary Family Drama” by Richard Conniff over in the opinion page of the New York Times. 21 more words

Fish

Minneapolis Locks Reopen To Recreational Boaters

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reopening its three Minneapolis locks to recreational traffic Monday.

The Upper and Lower St. Anthony Falls locks in downtown Minneapolis and Lock and Dam 1 near Minnehaha Park between Minneapolis and St. 49 more words

News

The dams in Franche-Comté

In the XXth century, there were small dams in Franche-Comté which allowed producing some electricity. However, they were incapable to regulate the water. That is why, from 1950, big dams were built to regulate the water and produce even more of electricity. 380 more words

Hydrography

Quando buttare la laurea nel cesso è una buona soluzione

“Bisogna sapersi adattare”, “Se non hai il lavoro devi inventartelo!”
Queste sono alcune delle innumerevoli boiate ripetute, sino allo sfinimento, da gente che non lavora più da anni- vedi alcuni pensionati alla fermata del bus –, o da gente che non ha mai lavorato – vedi alcuni politici alle tribune elettorali. 500 more words

Comicità

A Proxy Campaign against Ethiopia? A Response by GERD National Panel of Experts (NPoE)

Ethiopia National Panel of Experts (NPoE) on GERDP responded to the the biased news release of the hydropower extremist International  Rivers Network (IRN) which tried hard to mislead readers and the general public in a way that favored Egypt which is unexpected from an institutions which portrayed itself professional. 3,974 more words

Ethiopia