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Distinct or … Extinct Tom Peters Seminar2000 LESSONS IN LEADERSHIP San Francisco 15September2000.

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Seasonal & Daily Temperatures

Earth’s longwave radiation can escape through the atmosphere via the atmospheric window (8 – 11 μm). Regional Temperatures Regional differences in temperature, from annual or daily, are influenced by: 1) geography, such as latitude, altitude 2) nearby water or ocean currents 3) heat generated in the urban area San Francisco/used to determine cooling loads for living space above 65 °F, as well as growing hours for specific crops above a base temperature. Growing Degree Days Human Comfort and Air Temperature /


Chapter 11 America and the World Section 1 The US was ready to assume her place as one of the great nations on earth and flex her economic and military.

to assume her place as one of the great nations on earth and flex her economic and military muscle towards this goal. Between/mining dramatically. Porfirio Diaz Opposition to Diaz Francisco Madero- He ran for president in 1910 and Diaz had him arrested. He eventually fled to San Antonio and drew up the Plan of/Placed the interests of the general welfare above the common man Provided protection for workers- 8 hour work day, child labor, right to form unions and collective bargaining National ownership of all /


THE SUN, EARTH AND MOON. SUN FACTS It would take 109 earths or almost 10 Jupiters lined up, edge to edge, to fit across the sun. The sun is about 330,000.

Solstice (around December 21) shortest day of the year and first day of winter B.Equinox-midway in orbit between solstices and equal hours of day and night a) Vernal Equinox (around March 21) first day of spring b) Autumnal Equinox (around September 21) first /an object. The moon’s albedo is 7% compared to 31% of Earth. The moon is small with a diameter about the distance from New York to San Francisco. 1.2% the mass of the Earth Surface of the Moon : Surface Features 1.Craters- depressions from impacts. /


Strategies for Helping People Make a Living August 26, 2015 NCAP Annual Conference-San Francisco Jim Masters: CCAP, NCRT.

Living August 26, 2015 NCAP Annual Conference-San Francisco Jim Masters: CCAP, NCRT. jmasters@cencomfut/the labor contractor and its client company, jointly liable for payment of wages, accurate reporting of hours worked, wages, benefits, tax deductions and insurance coverage for victims of on-the-job injuries /curricula Compel the champions of money to make their case within a sacred life and living earth frame 31 32 Reframing Professor George Lakoff Dr. Meg Bostrom. Cultural universals Center for Community/


Earthquakes Chapter 8 Created by Rachel Joseph. An Earthquake is… the shaking and trembling that results from the movement of rock beneath Earths surface.

moves. This release of energy and movement of rock is an earthquake Focus: the point beneath Earths surface where rock that is under stress breaks Aftershocks An earthquake that occurs after a larger earthquake in the same area May strike hours, days, or even months later Seismic Waves Ctd. There are three different types of seismic /. Do not enter any damaged buildings unless you are told it is safe by someone in authority. Beware that aftershocks may cause more damage. San Francisco: after 1906 quake


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and VA Hospitals SDSU UCSD ISI UCI JPL UCLA UCSF Mission Bay NASA Ames UCD UCD Med Ctr UCB Emeryville San Francisco Palo Alto Sacramento LBNL LLNL Sunnyvale Research Park Stanford SLAC Denver Seattle Portland A LambdaGrid Will Be the Backbone for /Dataset of California > a Billion Points Repeat SAR Images of Ground Deformation Earth Change and Hazard Observatory (ECHO) SAR Mission A Typical Computation Comparing Several Prior SAR Maps 8000 CPU Hours 4D Vis. Must Move 32 GB of Data to the Vis. Center /


Technical Webinar for ICLEI and WWF Offices. Technical webinar for WWF and ICLEI Offices Presenters: Carina Borgstrom Hansson, PhD WWF Earth Hour City.

UNFCCC, etc First international pilot launched in 6 countries Awards to Oslo, Forli, Uppsala, San Francisco, Delhi, Vancouver Purpose of the Earth Hour City Challenge 2013-2014 Mobilize action and support from cities in the global transition towards a/opportunities for finalist cities Press releases (e.g. launch, finalists, global EH Capital, People’s Choice, Earth Hour) Films highlighting best practice examples of urban sustainable development from finalist cities EHCC global conference and award ceremony /


Climate and Climate Change. OUTLINE OF CLIMATE AND CLIMATE CHANGE As we travel around the Earth, we experience grand changes in climate from lush rainforests.

migrates into the area. During the rains everything springs back to life and the earth turns green with amazing rapidity. The ground becomes muddy and impassable. Insect populations rise/ keeps winter temperatures attractively mild so that you can walk the streets of San Francisco in January wearing the same sweater you wore in July. Winters tend to/22°C). The next day, temperature begins to fall after a thunderstorm. Within 24 hours it drops to 23°F (-5°C). Similar cold waves pass through Montgomery several/


“A Mobile Internet Powered by a Planetary Computer" Banquet Talk Motorola SABA Meeting 2005 San Diego, CA April 21, 2005 Dr. Larry Smarr Director, California.

San Francisco Pittsburgh Cleveland NLR and TeraGrid Provides the Cyberinfrastructure Backbone for U.S. University Researchers San Diego Los Angeles Portland Seattle Pensacola Baton Rouge Houston San/College SDSC Annex Node M Earth Sciences SDSC Medicine Engineering High/hours Percent congestion due to recurring delay57% Percent congestion due to incident delay43% Annual delay per capita52 person hours Percent of daily travel in congestion88% Congested freeway and street lane miles72% Number of Congested Hours/


SGES 1302 INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SYSTEM Lecture 19: Earthquakes 2.

resilient and generally sustain less damage. The type and characteristics of the earth material under the building can also affect the earthquake damage. For example/large scale displacement of the landscape. The 1906 San Francisco earthquake caused a 430 km rupture along the San Andreas fault and a 7 m right-lateral / tsunami consists of several waves that arrive at irregular intervals over several hours. 10 Principal Earthquake Zones Concentration of earthquakes worldwide near plate boundaries, with/


Earth day.. Forty years after the first Earth Day, the world is in greater peril than ever. While climate change is the greatest challenge of our time,

, Sydney Harbour Bridge, The CN Tower in Toronto, The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, and Rome’s Colosseum, all stood in darkness, as symbols of hope for a cause that grows more urgent by the hour. In March 2009, hundreds of millions of people took part in the third Earth Hour. Over 4000 cities in 88 countries officially switched off to pledge their support/


Chapter 1 Introduction to Earth. Geography Geography is derived from Greek for earth description Geography is derived from Greek for earth description.

42° 43’ 12” - Long 71° 7’ 12” Major lines of latitude It becomes the next day. You are traveling west from San Francisco toward Seoul, when you cross the international date line at noon what happens? Standard Time Zones Established 1884 Established 1884 24 time zones 24 / on Earth’s surface Earth rotates on its axis in 24 hours Earth rotates on its axis in 24 hours Earth revolves around the Sun in 365 ¼ days Earth revolves around the Sun in 365 ¼ days Tilt of Earth’s axis causes seasons Tilt of Earth’s /


The Major Signs.  “The major signs of the Hour are like beads on a rope. When the rope is cut, they fall out one after the other.” (Al-Hakim)

Earth and will cause fitnah everywhere he goes.  However, before his time there will be 30 false imposters from the Ummah of the Muslims. Here is a compiled list of "imposters:" NON-MUSLIMS  David Koresh (Waco, Texas)  John Smith (Mormons)  Sun Myung Moon  Jim Jones (Peoples Temple, San Francisco/. As a result, people will return to worshipping idols, as is stated by the Prophet (saw): "The Hour will not come until the buttocks of the women of Daws (an Arab tribe) move while going around Dhul-Khalasah/


Connie Hudgeons College Board Two Day AP/Pre-AP Social Studies Conference February , 2009 San Antonio, TX.

use or purpose or person; "a fund sacred to charity"; "a morning hour sacred to study"; "a private office sacred to the President" *courtesy of /Earth: Places of Peace and Power. New York: Sterling. 2007. Hitchcock, Susan Tyler with John L. Esposito. Geography of Religion: Where God Lives, Where Pilgrims Walk. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2004. MacDonald, Mary, ed. Experience of Place. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP. 2003. Olson, Brad. Sacred Places Around the World: 108 Destinations. San Francisco/


The Winds. Wind is the movement of air relative to the Earth. It is named by the direction it comes from. Thus, a northwest wind blows from the northwest.

USA. The wind barbs on weather maps use the mariner’s favorite measure, knots or nautical miles per hour. Nautical miles are measured by the Earth – 60 nautical miles = 1  of latitude (69 miles or 111 km). A wind speed of 60/ lines (click to highlight them) showing (humid) air blowing into the valley from the Pacific Ocean through the Golden Gate, just north of San Francisco (SFO). At the same time, snow covers the Sierra Nevada Mountains, which enclose the Valley on its Eastern side. Sinuous breaks in the/


Properties ☼ Earth is a sphere ☼ Aristotle believed the Earth was round because of the shadow cast on the Moon during a lunar eclipse. (circa 350 B.C.)

out of the year when the Sun is directly over the equator.  1 st day of autumn & spring.  The number of daylight hours are nearly equal all over the world.  Neither hemisphere is tilted toward the Sun. The Moon is 4.5 billion years old. How did/ Moon. If the moon were placed on the surface of the continental United States, it would extend from San Francisco to Cleveland (2,600 miles) + The distance From Earth is 363,301 kilometers (225,745 miles). ☼ Phases of the Moon ☼ Each phase is determined by the positions /


“ 利用生态网络提高学校 课程能力的实践研究 ” 课题研究课 江苏省震泽中学 英语组 李莉媛. Heal our earth.

Harbour Bridge, the CN Tower in Toronto, the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, and Rome’s Colosseum (罗马圆形大剧场), all stood in darkness, as symbols of hope for a cause that grows more urgent by the hour. ABOUT EARTH HOUR Over 4000 cities in 88 countries officially switched off to pledge ( 发誓 ) their support. Earth Hour has done a lot to raise awareness of climate change issues. But there/


* Undergraduate student from San Diego State University * Graduate student from UC Irvine * Grew up in Los Angeles * Currently living in San Francisco.

* Grew up in Los Angeles * Currently living in San Francisco * Sixth year of teaching (three in K/three /30Clean-up/Dismissal * * Special Activities * PE/Music/Library-Wednesday * Spectra Art-Tuesdays (an hour a week) * Wednesday School Assemblies are biweekly from 8:20-9am * Students will be / * Anger Management * Tie in brain research * Life: Plants and Animals * Physical: Solids and Liquids * Earth: Air and Weather * Observing, analyzing, hypothesizing, testing * Sign-up * An activity for every day of that/


The water holding capacity of the Earth’s atmosphere is governed by the Clausius-Clapeyron (CC) Law which states that there is approximately a 7% increase.

M. Hardesty, R. Kakar, M. Kavaya, S. Mango, K. Miller, L.P. Riishojgaard, Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December, 2008. 2) “Flight Testing Of The TWiLiTE Airborne Molecular Doppler Lidar”, Gentry, B., M. McGill, R. Machan, D./(30 hours) flight. This is a new capability currently filled neither by satellites or manned aircraft. Relevance for future science and relationship to Decadal Survey : The National Research Council Decadal Survey for Earth Science /


C3: Earth and Space TEK 8.7B 8.3B 11-8 The diagram shows the orbit of the moon around Earth. At which point in the moon’s orbit will a person standing.

and night at Location Y. B) It is winter at Location X and summer at Location Y. C) There are more hours of daylight at Location X than at Location Y. D) The moon is brighter when viewed from Location X than when viewed from Location Y. /is cooler and brighter than Star 2. D) Star 1 is hotter and less bright than Star 2. C3: Earth and Space TEK 8.9C 8.2E 15-26 The satellite photo shows San Francisco, California, which has many miles of coastline and an inland bay. Which area of the coastline has most likely/


Earth Science & Climate Change

model performance Mujtaba Hassan PhD Scholar Tsinghua University Beijing, P.R. China 3rd International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change July 28-30, 2014 San Francisco, California, USA Outline • Introduction • Materials and methods Regional Climate model (RegCM4.3) /as 18 sigma level wit 5hPa at the top of the model Horizontal resolution Boundary condition interval (hours) Type of Sea Surface Temperature Type of global analysis datasets used Lateral Boundary conditions scheme (Relaxation /


GIIPSY Meeting Agenda Tuesday December 12 6:00PM-8:30PM AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco PERSPECTIVES (~45-60min) 10 min GIIPSY Overview and Meeting Objectives.

December 12 6:00PM-8:30PM AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco PERSPECTIVES (~45-60min) 10 min GIIPSY Overview and Meeting/ (K. Jezek for I. Hajnsek) Agenda Cont. TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION (K. Farness) (1-1.5 hour) 1) Community input to flight agencies on archival data processing and new data acquisitions 2) Identify key IPY/ is established for the purpose of Space Agency planning, processing and archiving of the IPY Earth Observation legacy dataset. The STG shall report to the IPY Sub-Committee on Observations whose /


TEC and its Uncertainty Ludger Scherliess Center for Atmospheric and Space Sciences Utah State University GEM Mini-Workshop San Francisco December 2014.

Space Sciences Utah State University GEM Mini-Workshop San Francisco December 2014 2 Total Electron Content (TEC) /0.01 TECU)  Time Evolution of relative TEC (high precision) can be observed over several hours.  Errors due to instrumental biases cancel.  High relative accuracy can be achieved.  /.  However, often absolute values are of importance. Tohoku-Oki Earthquake and Tsunami in Earths Upper Atmosphere http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA14430 Differential (Relative) TEC 15 Vertical Total/


Yan Y. Kagan Dept. Earth and Space Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, TIME DEPENDENT EARTHQUAKE.

Yan Y. Kagan Dept. Earth and Space Sciences, UCLA, Los/20), 1960, doi:10.1029/2002GL015543. Fig. S1. Aftershocks, relocated for this study, are shown for the 24 hours following the main earthquake. The main shock (red star), together with the centroid-moment tensor solution recalculated for this study/, Seismic Gaps, Quasi-periodicity Despite the failure of these predictions, this model was employed in San Francisco Bay area (Working Group, 2003) -- "there is a 0.62 [0.38--0.85] probability of a major/


Chapter 26 The Atmosphere, Energy in Earth’s Processes, Insolation, Greenhouse Effect, Specific Heat, & Isotherms BFRB 228 – 236, 193 – 197, 170 – 174.

in NYS Warmest and Coldest Time of Day The coldest hour is usually just before sunrise, since the Earth has been cooling off all night – there is a lag!!!!The coldest hour is usually just before sunrise, since the Earth has been cooling off all night – there is a /the ground, it is called fogIf the cloud forms close to the ground, it is called fog Condensation and Dew Dew Frost Fog in San Francisco – Cloud formed on the ground… Clouds - (This is FYI – you DO NOT need to memorize the types of clouds, but you/


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The Panama Canal Greatest Shortcut on Earth!. Why Build a Canal? A trip from San Francisco to New York is 7,872 miles shorter using the canal instead.

The Panama Canal Greatest Shortcut on Earth! Why Build a Canal? A trip from San Francisco to New York is 7,872 miles shorter using the canal instead of going around South America. What the Heck’s an Isthmus? Isn’t/. On May 30th, 2006, the Maersk Dellys established a new toll record by paying $249,165.00!! On average, a vessel will take between 8 to 10 hours to transit. Although longer than 3 Statues of Liberty laid end to end, the current locks are too small. Many ships, known as “Pana-Max”, barely fit /


SAN DIEGO SUPERCOMPUTER CENTER Fran Berman Building a Community Through GEON Dr. Fran Berman Director, San Diego Supercomputer Center Professor and High.

Earth System Division SCEC U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Purdue University EarthScope IRIS VSTO NSF-funded IT Research Project, 2002-2007, $11.6M SAN /, 2004 GSA in Denver (talks, posters, booth, Pardee Session) AGU in San Francisco (talks, posters, sessions, booth) Hydrology ontology meeting at SDSC Workshop on sample/ operations centers were seeing between 200,000 and 300,000 attacks per hour SAN DIEGO SUPERCOMPUTER CENTER Fran Berman At-Scale Community Social Dynamics Cyberinfrastructure technologies /


The Panama Canal Greatest Shortcut on Earth!. Why Build a Canal? A trip from San Francisco to New York is 7,872 miles shorter using the canal instead.

The Panama Canal Greatest Shortcut on Earth! Why Build a Canal? A trip from San Francisco to New York is 7,872 miles shorter using the canal instead of going around South America. What the Heck’s an Isthmus? Isn’t/. On May 30th, 2006, the Maersk Dellys established a new toll record by paying $249,165.00!! On average, a vessel will take between 8 to 10 hours to transit. Although longer than 3 Statues of Liberty laid end to end, the current locks are too small. Many ships, known as “Pana-Max”, barely fit /


 A vibration of the Earth produced by a rapid release of energy  Often occur along faults – breaks in the Earths crust and mantle (plate boundaries)

of this fault system in the San Francisco Bay area.  Measured by a seismograph (instrument)  Seismographs produce seismograms – the written record of the movement  Surface Waves – earthquake waves that travel along the Earth’s outer layer ◦ Up and down/ – time between earthquakes  Foreshocks-small quakes preceeding big one ◦ Could be hours, days, even years before  Aftershocks-small quakes following big one  Knowledge of Earth’s interior comes from Earthquake waves  By measuring the speed of a wave /


MADISON’S CURRENT WEATHER Madison Weather at 1000 AM CDT 27 JUN 2002 Updated twice an hour at :05 and :25 Temperature: 72F ( 22C) Dewpoint: 59F ( 15C)

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Tom Peters Seminar2000 Distinct or … Extinct Linkage San Francisco 05Novem ber2000.

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Exploring the Internet Google Earth – a tutorial 91.113-021 Instructor: Michael Krolak 91.113-031 Instructor: Patrick Krolak See also

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Exploring the Internet Google Earth – a tutorial 91.113-021 Instructor: Michael Krolak 91.113-031 Instructor: Patrick Krolak See also

Different view same time note 3-d downtown Chicago, Il GE showing all flights Nov. 16, 06 10PM (1 hour update) Tools for the air traveler http://www.flightarrivals.com/ Arrivals Departures Delays Schedule Changes Airport Status –Includes the /Track a specific flight” dialog box –Click Google Earth button What information can you get from the flight you are tracking? (Note: click on plane to get information) UAL (United Airline) 152 SFO->ORD (San Francisco – OHare Chicago) for other airport codesairport codes/


Exploring the Internet Google Earth – a tutorial 91.113-021 Instructor: Michael Krolak 91.113-031 Instructor: Patrick Krolak See also

Different view same time note 3-d downtown Chicago, Il GE showing all flights Nov. 16, 06 10PM (1 hour update) Tools for the air traveler http://www.flightarrivals.com/ Arrivals Departures Delays Schedule Changes Airport Status –Includes the /Track a specific flight” dialog box –Click Google Earth button What information can you get from the flight you are tracking? (Note: click on plane to get information) UAL (United Airline) 152 SFO->ORD (San Francisco – OHare Chicago) for other airport codesairport codes/


By: Paige Baccanari and Hannah Kelly 2 nd Hour Booth/Cummins.

Paige Baccanari and Hannah Kelly 2 nd Hour Booth/Cummins In this story, “/and in their bowl they have gray stones. Amity is for peaceful people, and in their bowl is earth. Candor is for the honest people, and in their bowl they have glass. Dauntless is for brave /,i:280 http://remodelista.com/posts/office-visit-klopf-architecture-in-san-francisco (the cafeteria) http://remodelista.com/posts/office-visit-klopf-architecture-in-san-francisco http://www.ritchiewiki.com/wiki/index.php/Sears_Tower (the Hub) http/


Grade 8 Earth Science. Chapters 14 & 16: Atmosphere & Climate.

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11c. Red Planet Mars Mars data Earth-based observations of Mars Early observations mistaken as evidence of life Spacecraft find craters, volcanoes & canyons.

cratered Unusual features –Valles MarinerisFly-overFly-over Longest, widest & deepest canyon in the Solar System –Would reach from San Francisco to New York –Many side canyons are as large as the Grand Canyon –Mars shows no evidence of plate tectonics/ size Orbital period of ~ 7 hours 39 minutes –Races from West to East from horizon to horizon in ~ 5.5 hours –Comparable to artificial satellites in low Earth orbit Several times brighter than Venus appears from Earth –DeimosPanic Farthest from Mars & smallest/


MAR 110: Introductory Oceanography Earth in the ocean system.

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The FUTURE of Jobs AI, Robotics and Professor Janna Anderson, Elon University, WorldFuture Conference, San Francisco, July 26 2015.

Janna Anderson, Elon University, andersj@elon.edu WorldFuture Conference, San Francisco, July 26 2015 R obot T akeover Humans in most /, Robotics and the Future of Work Futurist author David Brin: “Galbraith’s prediction of the 30-hour work week will finally come true.” Tech journalist John Markoff: “The blurring of the line between / toward. A world with fewer jobs for humans We know: There will be more people on Earth. There are likely to be fewer “jobs” for humans. Some proposed solutions from those with /


Chris Lynnes, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center NASA/Goddard EARTH SCIENCES DATA and INFORMATION SERVICES CENTER (GES DISC) Analyzing.

35-Year Hourly Data Record: Why So Difficult? If Big Data is hard for data center systems, what about the average science user? Big Data at the GES DISC  The Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center offers Earth science data/community standard  random-access format  Archived as 1 file per timestep  ~5000 users in 2013 IN21B-3704 AGU 2014 Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA A Simple, but Popular, Task: Get the time series for a point NCO (netCDF Operators): Fast tool for processing netCDF /


Why do we have seasons?. Do changes in the Sun/Earth distance cause the seasons? How do you know? What would you tell someone who said: “When the Earth.

shortest? Winter On any given day, do you think the hours of daylight are the same all over the world? We are going to look at some data for cities that are all at 38 degrees N latitude. San Francisco, California Charleston. West Virginia St. Louis, Missouri Seoul,/ as the night? If that is the case, are there the same months for any locations on Earth? Places far North and South can have 24 hours The Northern and Southern Hemispheres are highly symmetrical Locations at or near the equator have little to no /


1 Distributed Geospatial Information Processing (DGIP): An Introduction DGIP Cyberinfrastructure, AAG Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 4/20/2007 Chaowei.

DGIP Cyberinfrastructure, AAG Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 4/20/2007 Chaowei/ Septic Loads Hourly Values: Rainfall Snowfall Temperature Evapotranspiration Wind Solar Radiation Dewpoint Cloud Cover “Average Annual Flow-Adjusted Loads” Chesapeake Watershed Modeling Hourly output is summed/ Session Organization 22 SWS Based on Legacy Application 23 Spatial Web Portal 24 NASA Earth Science Gateway 25 Session Organization DGIP CyberInfrastructure Interoperability Semantics & Ontology Spatial Web Portals /


Velocity Notes What is velocity? How is velocity measured? How does velocity show both speed and direction? A car is traveling from L.A. to San Francisco.

is velocity? How is velocity measured? How does velocity show both speed and direction? A car is traveling from L.A. to San Francisco (1200 km in 10 hours). What is car’s velocity? Velocity is speed (Dist/Time) in a given direction (N,S,E,W). Velocity is /= 5 km/hr East Total Velocity = 5 km/hr West Answer this Question Why do rockets take off in the same direction as the earth’s rotation? Answer this Question Why does it take less time to fly from California to New York than to go from NY to California?/


Latitude and Longitude

of: 35°N, 139°E 48°N, 2°E 37°N, 122°W 33°S, 151°E Tokyo, Japan Paris, France San Francisco, CA Sydney, Australia Geography Vocabulary Review Which imaginary lines run parallel? Lines of Latitude Geography Vocabulary Review Which imaginary lines run through the/ and Time If you place meridians 15° apart starting with the Prime Meridian, you will divide the Earth into 24 zones. These correspond to the 24 hours in a day. http://www.mapsofworld.com/time-zone-map/maps/world-time-zone.jpg Longitude and Time/


Bringing Digital Technology Back to Earth Presented by Ken Dozier USC Viterbi School of Engineering NASA Far West Technology Transfer Center.

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GSC 1620 Chapter 8 Mass Movements (Wasting). Mass Wasting zMass Wasting – downhill movement of Earth materials under the influence of gravity zAnnually.

claims ten lives Rate: quite fast; up to about 125 miles per hour Wave undercutting of slope Rockfall Blocks Wave undercutting Sediment Fall Many subcategories: debris, mud, earth, lahar, snow avalanche, creep Chaotic, turbulent internal motion Rate: vast range/ Survey (USGS) Landslide Warning System zConstructed in response to 1982 rain-triggered landslides that killed 25 in the San Francisco, CA area and caused $66 million damage zThe USGS method is a mathematical prediction of slope stability based on/


Earth’s Energy Balance 100 units of solar radiation hits the top of the atmosphere 100 units of solar radiation hits the top of the atmosphere Surface.

7) At equinox, tilt provides exactly 12 hours of night and 12 hours of day everywhere Midnight Sun The region north of the Arctic Circle experiences a period of 24 hour sunlight in summer, where the Earths surface does not rotate out of solar exposure/ geography, such as latitude, altitude, and nearby water or ocean currents, as well as heat generated in urban areas San Francisco is downwind of the Pacific Ocean Richmond, VA is downwind of North America! Local Solar Changes Northern hemisphere sunrises are /


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