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EOS – Earth and Space Science News – December 2019

The digital copy of the EOS Earth & Space Science News magazine (Volume 98 Issue 12) for December 2019, from the American Geophysical Union (AGU), is now available for perusal. Topics discussed in this issue include geodata; geologic risks, forced … Continue reading

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Advancing Climate Science and Response for Caribbean Islands

With climate change expected to impact the Caribbean, in terms of extreme weather conditions,  researchers at the last Climate Modellers Meeting Consortium, in the areas of climate dynamics and modeling, meteorology, water, among others, hope to make strides in the … Continue reading

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Chemical Movement

Persons working in water utilities have always warned about the harm that fertilizers and insecticides can pose to water sources, especially when it comes to contaminating surface and ground water sources that contribute to the potable water supply. In a … Continue reading

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A Closer Look at Turbulent Transport in Gravel Streambeds

A recent post by Sarah Stanley, published in the EOS Earth, Space and Science News magazine online, highlights a research article from the Water Resources Research Journal, which focuses on the influence of turbulence on the exchange of nutrients within … Continue reading

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Phosphorus Pollution Reaching Dangerous Levels Worldwide

Humans are often the culprits of major polluters such as industrial , agricultural and domestic waste that fills the major water sources around the world. One such source of pollution is phosphorous pollution that scientists have determined to be reaching … Continue reading

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Open Access and You

Open Access simply means access to all. However, just because authors provide publishers with the access to their work, does not mean that those works are available for free in all cases. In most cases, one would either have to be … Continue reading

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Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Research Symposium

So the Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Research Symposium hosted by the IWRM Stakeholder Forum is quickly approaching, and I must say I am very much excited with the whole affair. 🙂 Not only will our staff members, who are … Continue reading

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Library Security

I know that many of you probably wonder why the library is …gasp!…under lock and key. This is due to the fact that none of our library materials are secured via library security products such as tattle tape, (which is … Continue reading

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