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Gene Cernan 1934 - 2017

Eugene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, died Monday, Jan. 16, surrounded by his family.

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History

Waiting in line at the Colosseum? Ain't Nobody Got Time for That

There are several ways to get your tickets for the Colosseum. The most common way is to wait on the super-long line at the Colosseum. Another way is to wait at the shorter, or non-existent, line at the Palatine Hill ticket window. 41 more words

Travel

Hazard Managment Schemes

Using Japan and Haiti as examples discuss and evaluate the effectiveness of hazard management schemes on earthquakes in developing and developed countries

Hazard management schemes are used in tectonic areas around the world, they are there to help reduce the numbers of deaths and injuries during and prior to earthquakes. 2,463 more words

Hazard Management Strategy

From the scientific report that I have composed in the form of a journal, I have created a table to show my findings on which hazard management strategy is the most effective, through showing the positive and negative aspects. 1,360 more words

Climate Change

 Climate Change Report

Climate change is classified as any trend or shift in climate (average weather over 30 years) that shows a sustained change in the average value for any particular climatic element, like: rainfall, drought, storminess, ect… Climate variability refers to the differences in climate from one year to another. 2,207 more words

how to host geojson files on an external url

We have been bombarded with this question severally by viewers and we decided to post a demonstration of a simple way to host geojson files using some free web  tools. 424 more words

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Down Under

A few days ago, I enjoyed a film from Australia titled, “Tomorrow, When The War Began(sic).”

Since a have a few shirt-tail relatives living in Australia, I got to thinking about the concept of Australia as “Down Under.” 142 more words

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