Weather Now: Strongest Wind/Heaviest Rain from Nor’easter Expected Today

EYEWITNESS NEWS. (DN) TURNING NOW TO MORE PINPOINT WEATHER TEAM COVERAGE OF THIS NOR-EASTER. (PL) SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND BRACING FOR THE IMPACTS OF THE STORM …. INCLUDING OUT ON CAPE COD… OFFICIALS IN SANDWICH WORKING YESTERDAY TO LOWER THE WATER LEVELS IN SEVERAL PONDS TO PREVENT ANY FLOODING. (DN) FOR A LOOK AT THE STORM […]

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Photos: Torrents flood central Virginia, including Richmond, Fredericksburg and Lake Anna

Flooding at Lake Anna, June 22. (Steve Tracton) Between Thursday and Saturday, heavy thunderstorms unloaded tremendous rainfall from Richmond to Fredericksburg, leading to flooding and causing some of the highest lake and river levels in decades in the region Early Friday morning, Richmond received over 4 inches of rain in just 60 minutes, its most […]

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After the fire: An ongoing project in soil loss recovery in the Warrumbungles National Park

Abby: We are going to start this November Soil Network of Knowledge webinar. Welcome everyone. I am going to get on to introducing Sally McInnes-Clarke who is from Office of Environment and Heritage where she has worked as a soil scientist for over 20 years. Sally’s background is in soil and landscape assessments or surveys […]

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Gasification | Wikipedia audio article

Gasification is a process that converts organic- or fossil fuel-based carbonaceous materials into carbon monoxide, hydrogen and carbon dioxide. This is achieved by reacting the material at high temperatures (>700 °C), without combustion, with a controlled amount of oxygen and/or steam. The resulting gas mixture is called syngas (from synthesis gas) or producer gas and […]

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