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"A Hundred Million Hydrogen Bombs": Total War in the Fossil Record

Doug Davis
2001 Configurations  
On the use of the term "winter" as a metaphor in its own right, see William A.  ...  The low light levels would inhibit photosynthesis and the consequences would cascade through all food chains. Most farm animals would be destroyed or severely weakened by radiation.  ... 
doi:10.1353/con.2001.0015 fatcat:7c6rzrtfvrdchcjxnsgubnvb5y

The scientific way of warfare: order and chaos on the battlefields of modernity

2009 ChoiceReviews  
Radar stations would track the radar signature o f the missile and target aircraft, feeding this data to a computer which would calculate the missile's optimal course for achieving interception, adjusting  ...  low-intensity conflict.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.47-1101 fatcat:7apfbp6fjfdj5ocpq2yvlzsi24

Transdisciplinary consolidation of financial technologies with knowledge systems
Трансдисциплінарна консолідація фінансових технологій із системами знань

Oleksandr LYUBICH, SESE "The Academy of Financial Management", Oleksandr STRYZHAK, SESE "The Academy of Financial Management"
2021 Fìnansi Ukraïni  
The article describes a cognitive IT technology that provides consolidated interaction with online narrative documents which show various financial technologies.  ...  "We look to a future use of space that shifts from strategic to tactical, with dramatically more frequent, low-cost access to orbit becoming the norm.  ...  The resulting X-plane, nicknamed "the whale" and "Shamu" by program insiders, flew in 1982, and could operate radar sensors while maintaining a low RCS.  ... 
doi:10.33763/finukr2021.11.054 fatcat:edc3aarta5gq7be2wixkynjz7q

The Vessel Schedule Recovery Problem (VSRP) – A MIP model for handling disruptions in liner shipping

Berit D. Brouer, Jakob Dirksen, David Pisinger, Christian E.M. Plum, Bo Vaaben
2013 European Journal of Operational Research  
The problem is framed as a multi-indicator assessment and is solved using a minimal cost objective.  ...  This article focuses on the formulation of a reliable measure of profitability for the involved vehicles. The measure is based on a timespatial decomposition of customer data.  ...  -Optimal Dynamic Tax Evasion: A Portfolio Approach Francesco Menoncin, Economics, Brescia University, Via S. Faustino, 74/B, 25122, Brescia, Italy, menoncin@eco.unibs.it, Rosella Levaggi  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ejor.2012.08.016 fatcat:c27kagfnxnhjfbil2rydhjhomm

Trust Indicator For Decisions Based On Geospatial Data

Ivanildo Barbosa, Marco A. Casanova
2011 Brazilian Symposium on GeoInformatics  
In this work, we are working with geographic databases to be used in a PDMS. When dealing with geospatial data, specific problems with representation and usage occur.  ...  In order to provide geospatial semantics when mapping, we have defined and used a reference geospatial ontology.  ...  Some anonymous reviewers of GeoInfo2011 provided very useful comments.  ... 
dblp:conf/geoinfo/BarbosaC11 fatcat:czol77uae5fsti3kdck5oe33xe

(PDF/eBook) Deconstructing Time, 3rd Edition: Illustrated Essay-blogs About the Human Experience of Time

Rick Doble
2017 Figshare  
A number of articles have been reprinted on the Internet by various websites.  ...  its bill in a sweeping manner.  ...  We are the only animal that perceives and uses this dimension of time. Data that is sensed is often multidimensional but not every animal can detect all of the dimensions.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.5160994.v1 fatcat:l3kubvw7szbjnms5dyefmpksuu

Book Reviews Vol III No2, full text

Contributing Authors
1993 The Northern Mariner  
The papers presented at the third conference were concerned mainly with the use of the North Sea as a source of food and routes for transport.  ...  to the volume under review, under the title The North Sea: A Highway of Economic and Cultural Exchange and led to the formation of a number of North Sea Societies in different countries bordering the sea  ...  Initial purchase price is reasonable, maintenance costs are low and a variety of areas can be sailed without the cost of shipping the boat to new locations.  ... 
doi:10.25071/2561-5467.784 fatcat:swkva56f6vbfpijr4j77jh4b5q

Book Reviews Vol VII No 1, full text

Contributing Authors
1997 The Northern Mariner  
This collection of thirteen essays sets out to provide a review of the recent literature in maritime history.  ...  fishing are driven down by low cost imports of shrimp.  ...  In fact, both books relegate most of their survey data to appendices. This may make the texts more readable, but at a cost if readers ignore the actual data.  ... 
doi:10.25071/2561-5467.684 fatcat:b7bcwitn2zd4rneglknwdzyzvu

Chasing the AIDS virus

Thomas Lengauer, André Altmann, Alexander Thielen, Rolf Kaiser
2010 Communications of the ACM  
This is more reliable than using the detectors alone.  ...  Acknowledgments This work is supported by NSF award number IIS-0812113, a Research Fellowship from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and a Yahoo! Faculty Research Grant.  ...  "I tend to like [Radar Networks CEO] Nova Spivack's idea that the version numbers correspond more to Web decades than to specific technologies, and that 3.0 will be the term used for all the new technologies  ... 
doi:10.1145/1666420.1666440 fatcat:o2qllqh4tzhh5dzgvnjewl52vq

Book Reviews Vol VI No3, full text

Contributing Authors
1996 The Northern Mariner  
The cost of using the NOK is too high, especially while the price for fuel remains relatively low. Most of the coastal and container feeder shipping takes the longer route around Skagen.  ...  Some readers will be put off by Cunningham's use of language, which ranges from the quaintly archaic to the imaginatively metaphorical.  ...  But it will provide, for those who acquire it a good snapshot of carrier operations in the US Navy in the first half of the 1990s.  ... 
doi:10.25071/2561-5467.718 fatcat:q3gexd25g5djxj7xj7h7kr4fka

O Uso da Narrativa Transmídia para Revigoração do Gênero Reportagem

M.S.G. Santos
2016 Âncora: Revista Latino-Americana de Jornalismo  
Owners often encouraged these initiatives as low-cost expansions of the brand and, so long as they were not too expensive, allowed their development.  ...  información satisfactoria -que, además, anime a acceder al enlace-en muy pocas líneas.  ... 
doi:10.21204/2359-375x/ancora.v3n1p66-80 fatcat:z7flobj43vdblcrlhge4dsbpiq

Fear of Oversight: The Fundamental Failure of Business-like Government

Steven L. Schooner
2001 Social Science Research Network  
Using this metaphor, the question becomes whether the pendulum has swung too far.  ...  ."); Nova Group, Comp. Gen.  ...  transparency, or ensuring integrity, no longer dominate the government buyer's radar screen. 296 B. The Limits of Businesslike Government 1.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.283369 fatcat:74rww4jgnjd3dolca3d6tz3nw4

A&G Volume 55 Issue 3, Full Issue

2014 Astronomy & Geophysics  
It will also use a synthetic aperture radar to measure millimetrescale changes to topography that indicate areas of greater seismic hazard.  ...  (b): Direction of the bulk flow found using different data sets.  ...  Please contact me (q@hpsresearch. com) or David Lally (davelally@outlook.com) for more details or to let us know if you will be attending.  ... 
doi:10.1093/astrogeo/atu134 fatcat:c5eui37ap5aophjflkzshczguy

Artistic, Cultural, and Political Interdependence: Cities in Motion Facing the Challenges of Technological Advances." In Cities in a Changing World edited by J. Montgomery. AMPS Proceedings Series

Christiane Wagner
2022 Zenodo  
Accordingly, this paper addresses the formulation of a better understanding of the complexity of cohabitation, that is, urban lives.  ...  Therefore, it is not trivial to distinguish the political and economic aspects of a social fact from its immediate need to find solutions for the urban environment.  ...  A premise of our research was spatial justice. Therefore, we tried to ensure our interviewee sample included a wide range of human diversity.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6140332 fatcat:c7dfrabgjfgg3lgeddyzoecovu

Anywhere at Anytime Internet: Google Loon Balloons

Sheba Jiju George, K. R. Remesh Babu
2015 Journal of Network and Information Security  
The Loon Balloons provide connectivity to a ground area of about 40 km in diameter using LTE. Using LTE enabled devices and also through their phones, people can directly access the Internet.  ...  Though Internet is a global network, large number of people does not have access to it.  ...  Urs Gasser has been an important academic and personal inspiration for many years since we met through an interview for a major Swiss newspaper.  ... 
doi:10.21863/jnis/2015.3.1.004 fatcat:mnuojdd4dra7rhweawn45u6bwa
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