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planetary forces that have shaped civilisation
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There Is No App For Happiness: Max Strom at TEDxKC

Technology has expanded at such a rate that nearly every aspect of our world has been affected — yet there has been no corresponding expansion of personal ha...

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How humans are changing the world

How humans are changing the world | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
Human influence on the landscape, global warming, sea level rise, ocean acidification and biodiversity are highlighted in a new set of studies.
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Groundwater/Surface Water Quantity: Water Quantity & Hydrology - Hydrologic Cycle - Alberta Environment

Groundwater/Surface Water Quantity: Water Quantity & Hydrology - Hydrologic Cycle - Alberta Environment | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
Groundwater/Surface Water Quantity: Water Quantity & Hydrology - Hydrologic Cycle - Alberta Environment, The hydrologic cycle describes the circulation of water throughout our environment.
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10 Steps To Curate Your Social Media Content With Scoop.it for Increased Value | Social Media Pearls

10 Steps To Curate Your Social Media Content With Scoop.it for Increased Value | Social Media Pearls | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
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El Nino Developing this Year - Weather and Climate - timesunion ...

El Nino Developing this Year - Weather and Climate - timesunion ... | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
A sea surface temperature pattern across the tropical oceans has taken on characteristics of El Nino over recent months. After subtracting the average temperature pattern for this time of the year, the resulting “anomaly” is ...
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The Jet Stream

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A comprehensive overview of the jet stream and its impact on global climate and the world's weather, from the About.com expert Geography site.
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Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near The Geysers - Los Angeles Times

Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near The Geysers - Los Angeles Times | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
Decoded ScienceEarthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near The GeysersLos Angeles TimesEarthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near The Geysers. September 4, 2012 | 6:42 pm. increase text size decrease text size.
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271 aftershocks recorded in wake of magnitude 7.6 earthquake - Inquirer.net

271 aftershocks recorded in wake of magnitude 7.6 earthquake - Inquirer.net | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor271 aftershocks recorded in wake of magnitude 7.6 earthquakeInquirer.netAs a result of the tremor, the earthquake was felt at Intensity 7 in Guian, Oras, Sulat, General MacArthur, Llorente, all in Eastern Samar, as well as...
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20 Great Interactive Visualizations of 2012

20 Great Interactive Visualizations of 2012 | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
Static Infographics and Motion Graphics are great, but Interactive Visualizations are where all the fun is. Another year has gone by, and we've polluted
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National Geographic: Eye in the Sky--Human Impact

National Geographic looks at human impacts on the Earth and the environment such as pollution, dams, deforestation, desertification, and overpopulation.
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Tropical Storm NADINE Wind Speed Probabilities

Tropical Storm NADINE Wind Speed Probabilities | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
000 FONT14 KNHC 182302 RRA PWSAT4 TROPICAL STORM NADINE WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 30...RETRANSMITTED NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL142012 2100 UTC TUE SEP 18 ...
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On Heels of Hellish 2012, El Nino Warming Waiting in Wings ...

On Heels of Hellish 2012, El Nino Warming Waiting in Wings ... | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
The graph tracks the effects of the El Nino and La Nina cycles on the NASA global temp record. El Nino exerts a warming effect on global temps, La Nina, a cooling effect. Mt Pinatubo was the last volcanic eruption large ...
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Trade Winds, Horse Latitudes, and the Doldrums

Trade Winds, Horse Latitudes, and the Doldrums | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
The names for the regions of the earth known as the trade winds, horse latitudes, and the doldrums all hark back to the age of sailing. Learn about these regions from your About.com Guide to Geography.
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How Does The Jet Stream Work?

How does the jet stream work? Also, what's a sprite? KCRA 3 Weather Plus meteorologist Dirk Verdoorn has answers.
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BBC - GCSE Bitesize - Weather and climate

BBC - GCSE Bitesize - Weather and climate | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
A secondary school revision resource for GCSE Geography on weather, weather systems and climate.
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Mega volcanoes 'may be predicted'

Mega volcanoes 'may be predicted' | How Earth Made Us | Scoop.it
The eruption of some of the largest volcanoes on the planet could be predicted decades before the event, research suggests.
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