(Science China Press) The intruding Pacific deep water through the Luzon Strait transforms and upwells due to intensified diapycnal mixing in the South China Sea (SCS), contributing to the SCS meridional overturning circulation (MOC), which is modulated by the complicate topography. Show More Summary
End the year with something to look forward to: a trip to Fiji for $793 round trip, including all taxes and fees, from LAX to Nadi on Fiji Airways. You must buy your ticket, which is subject to availability, by Dec. 31. It is for travel any day between Feb. 1 and May 31. Info: Fiji Airways, (800)...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - British fighter planes visiting Japan will fly over the South China Sea and Britain will sail aircraft carriers in the Pacific once they are operational in 2020, given concerns about freedom of navigation there, Britain's ambassador to the United States said on Thursday.
(DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory) Intense storms have become more frequent and longer-lasting in the Great Plains and Midwest in the last 35 years. What has fueled these storms? The temperature difference between the Southern...Show More Summary
What’s the cost of Paradise to you? Laucala, a private island in the South Pacific is offering Paradise to anyone who wants it. But... The post Laucala Island Resort Offers Paradise At $5,000 Per Night appeared first on Elite Choice...
In the past year American has added their first two routes to the South Pacific. Specifically, American launched flights from Los Angeles to both Sydney and Auckland. American and Qantas already had a joint venture prior to that, though...Show More Summary
Noumea based Aircalin has taken a low risk high tech approach to renewing its South Pacific fleet The post Airbus A330 NEO scores strategic South Pacific win appeared first on Plane Talking.
The latest investment fraud warning to expats in New Zealand, Australia and South East Asia involves two fake companies with misleading websites. Expatriates retiring, living and working in Asia Pacific countries are the latest to be targeted by British boiler room fraudsters located in Bangkok, Manila and Cebu. According to an online... Expats Blog -
Disney's South Pacific animated tale Moana fell short of a Frozen -sized debut, reports the AP, but it nevertheless dominated the Thanksgiving box office with an estimated $81.1 million over the five-day weekend. The well-reviewed Moana, set in ancient Polynesia, earned $55.5 million from Friday to Sunday. It...
PADUA, Italy, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Tonga quickly brought Italy back down to earth after the Azzurri's win over South Africa last week when Sonatane Takulua converted a last-minute penalty to give the Pacific islanders a surprise 19-17 win on Saturday.
Last weekend I made my third trip down to southern Minnesota to photograph tundra swans. Each year tundra swans migrate from their breeding grounds up in Alaska and northern Canada down to the Atlantic or Pacific coasts of the southern United States. Show More Summary
“Moana” paddled its way to the top of the Thanksgiving Day box office, with an impressive opening so far for the Disney animated tent-pole feature. The film, a musical romp set in the South Pacific and featuring voice work from Dwayne Johnson and songs by “Hamilton’s” Lin-Manuel Miranda, debuted...
Tesla recently finished building enough solar capacity on the island of Tu'a that the finished grid and battery installation can provide 100% of the islanders' electric needs. It's an impressive demonstration of what modern solar power can achieve. The post Tesla’s solar grid now powers an entire island in the South Pacific appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Moana is a brave girl from the South Pacific on a mission to save her island from danger.
Tesla Motors is powering an entire island in the South Pacific Ocean with solar power, according to a post the SolarCity blog. “There are challenges to living on a remote island – from food scarcity to destructive weather – and the lack of affordable, reliable power is among the greatest,” the post begins. Show More Summary
South Korea's Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd will sell part of its container ship business to Korea Line Corp for 37 billion Korean won ($31.38 million), reports Reuters. Korea Line will buy Hanjin's Pacific routes shipping business, relevant client management information…
Instead of diesel generators, Ta'u will now use solar panels. Continue reading Tesla and SolarCity electrify a small island in the South Pacific Tesla and SolarCity electrify a small island in the South Pacific originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
SEOUL, Nov 22 (Reuters) – South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd said on Tuesday it decided to sell part of its container ship business to Korea Line Corp for 37 billion Korean won ($31.38 million). Korea Line will buy Hanjin’s Pacific...Show More Summary
(Umea University) Researchers have found a strong association between El Niño-Southern Oscillation conditions in the Pacific to observed weather and dengue epidemics in Sri Lanka. According to a study published in the International Journal...Show More Summary
Bjorn Stromsness interviews Jess McGlothlin about her recent fishing expedition to the South Pacific. From photo shoots to fishing salt flats, don’t miss the engaging conversation via Bonefish on the Brain. In a recent article Dave Karczynski writes about one … more ?