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Link: Archaeomagnetism in Iron Age contexts in southern Africa

Michael Greshko in National Geographic has written a neat story about the hunt for southern hemisphere records of Earth’s magnetic field: “What Ancient African Huts Reveal About Earth’s Magnetic Flips”. To study the last few millennia—younger...Show More Summary

Disease-bearing mosquitoes gain from shrinkage of green spaces

(Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo) A study conducted in São Paulo, Southern Hemisphere's biggest city, shows that mosquitoes belonging to vector species make up for seven out of the eight most common species found...Show More Summary

Death toll from Mozambique summer rains reaches 50

MAPUTO (Reuters) - The southern hemisphere summer rainy season has killed 50 people in Mozambique since October, the country's National Institute for Disaster Management (INGC) said in its latest update on Thursday.

Partial Solar Eclipse This Week—How to See It

Lucky Southern Hemisphere sky-watchers will get to see the moon take a bite out of the sun in the late afternoon on Thursday.

North American ice sheet decay decreased climate variability in the Southern Hemisphere

New research led by the University of Colorado Boulder shows that the changing topography of ice sheets in the Northern Hemisphere during the last Ice Age forced changes in the climate of Antarctica, a previously undocumented inter-polar climate change mechanism.

Rocket Lab's Electron booster reaches orbit

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

New Zealand officially joins the rank of spacefaring nations as Rocket Lab's Electron booster reached orbit in the first successful commercial space launch in the southern hemisphere. On January 21 at 1:43 GMT, the composite-bodied,Show More Summary

HUF x Butter Goods

As sub-zero temperatures hit the states and elsewhere across the globe this January, HUF taps Australian-based Butter Goods for some southern hemisphere heat to produce a very rare collaboration. The post HUF x Butter Goods appeared first on TransWorld SKATEboarding.

EdgeConneX Heads South, to Argentina

EdgeConneX has found some new territory at the network edge in which to replicate its data center model.  This morning they have announced their first data center in the southern hemisphere, putting down a few roots in Buenos Aires, Argentina.... [visit site to read more]

Image: Jupiter's colorful cloud belts

Colorful swirling cloud belts dominate Jupiter's southern hemisphere in this image captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft.

Merry Summer Christmas From Rip Curl

Just a little reminder that while we in the Northern Hemisphere may be freezing our wee bits off, in the Southern Hemisphere it’s summer... or something like that.

Motouleng Caves in Bethlehem, South Africa

Clay and stone huts dot the floor of South Africa’s Motouleng Caves, one of the largest rock overhangs in the Southern Hemisphere. Tepees made from straw and grass are scattered throughout the ramshackle dwellings. A large number of pilgrims journey to to be healed by its resident sangomas, or shamans. Show More Summary

How to make your own green terrarium to keep or give away for the holidays

If you have a green thumb but minimal garden space, why not create your own mini-world full of lush and beautiful plants by making your own terrarium? If you're in the southern hemisphere instead, remember that having green plants around is a surefire way to keep away the winter blues, plus plants are certain to help improve your indoor air quality. Show More Summary

33 Fascinating Photos That Show Street Scenes of São Paulo, Brazil in the Early 1970s

São Paulo is a municipality in the southeast region of Brazil. The metropolis is an alpha global city and is the most populous city in Brazil and the Americas, as well as in the Southern Hemisphere. The municipality is also the largest...Show More Summary

Climate Change May Shift Wind Sources From North To South By End Of Century

By the end of this century, global climate change may impact the wind resources in many regions of the Northern Hemisphere, decreasing hotspots in the North but increasing hotspots in the Southern Hemisphere, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder. 

Southern hemisphere’s biggest rain garden to help clean up Lake Tuggeranong

3 months agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Construction has started on the biggest rain garden in the southern hemisphere in a measure to reduce the amount of harmful pollutants going into Lake Tuggeranong – known as Canberra’s worst waterway. The new rain garden being constructed in parkland near Upper Stranger Pond will cover an area of 5,200 square metres and, when it […]

Ash clouds of Antarctic volcanoes may disrupt air traffic in the southern hemisphere

Ash clouds emitted during the eruption of an Antarctic volcano may disrupt air traffic in the southern hemisphere, according to a study made by researchers from the Institute of Earth Sciences Jaume Almera of the CSIC (ICTJA-CSIC) and the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC). Show More Summary

UPDATE 1-Rugby-Four-try Ireland hammer dreadful South Africa 38-3

DUBLIN, Nov 11 (Reuters) - Ireland built on last year's successful November series against the best of the southern hemisphere by recording their biggest ever victory over a dreadful South Africa side in a 38-3 hammering at Dublin's Aviva Stadium on Saturday.

What to expect from four weeks of autumn Tests

England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland will take the measure of the southern hemisphere's finest in the autumn Tests.

How a wild night on an African safari convinced this cute college swimmer to come out

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

"The safari guide came up to me, took my hand, came real close and pointed out all the Southern Hemisphere constellations," Steven Stumph says as he recalls that fateful night.

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