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Of His Bones are Coral Made: Submerged Cultural Resources, Site Formation Processes, and Multiple Scales of Interpretation in Coastal Ghana

Rachel L. Horlings
2012 Azania  
to as the Elmina Wreck, and the remains of an early 18 th century vessel in the Benya Lagoon.  ...  Elmina is studied as a means of interpreting the unique events surrounding a specific shipwreck, and to relate formation processes across the region to this and other sites.  ...  Kira Kaufman (Ph.D. in Anthropology and SCUBA Instructor), financed her own trip in order to participate in the project.  ... 
doi:10.1080/0067270x.2011.647954 fatcat:mxz26mwjoveypkcto42uobxyg4

A Time Bomb for Global Trade: Maritime-related Terrorism in an Age of Weapons of Mass Destruction

Michael Richardson
2004 Maritime Studies  
to install sophisticated detection equipment to find nuclear and other radioactive material hidden in containers at Europe's largest seaport in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.  ...  , and other war-related material for attacks in Sri Lanka.  ...  In December 2003, Japan said that it planned to tighten its own rules on the export of products and parts that could be used in weapons of mass destruction, and might offer aid to other nations to enable  ... 
doi:10.1080/07266472.2004.10878730 fatcat:huwvpkbxingora4vegxp5ittei

Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Modernization and Expansion of Logistic Support Systems, Naval Weapons Station, Earle, Colts Neck, New Jersey

No Name Supplied
These actions would require the modernization and expansion of the NWS Earle facility, and the possible adverse impacts to the local environment, both short- and long-term, are discussed.  ...  This impact statement deals with the proposed action which would provide for the homeport relocation of two Auxiliary Oil and Explosives Ships (AOEs) from Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia to Naval Weapons  ...  In 1936 high and covers over 50 square kilometers (km) of seafloor.  ... 
doi:10.7282/t3t72h0x fatcat:25p5hztg6jfj5i2fyiizgavniq

State Higher Educational Institution National Mining University

The material given in the tutorial is based on scientific and practical experience.  ...  (in English). The materials concerning global importance of mineral resources in the society life, their amount, origin, classification of deposits and economical aspects are presented.  ...  Mineral raw materials is the subject of labour (ore, coal, oil, gas, minerals, stones) for other industry sectors and requires following processing in order to extract useful components located in it.  ... 

State of the Climate in 2012

Jessica Blunden, Derek S. Arndt
2013 Bulletin of The American Meteorological Society - (BAMS)  
All find recent warming of order 1°C in the last few decades, confirming time series measurements from Byrd Station (Bromwich et al. 2013 ) and other temporal records (Steig et al. 2009; Steig and Orsi  ...  find their way into the Arctic at mosphere.  ...  Scambos Antarctic sea ice in 2012 was characterized by generally above-average area and extent throughout the year, compared to the 1981-2010 mean, with the exception of late May through early June and  ... 
doi:10.1175/2013bamsstateoftheclimate.1 fatcat:rpqvtdtj5vet5ax3ry6d2mggli

Geometry of empire: radar as logistical medium GEOMETRY OF EMPIRE: RADAR AS LOGISTICAL MEDIUM Title and Department ____________________________________ Date GEOMETRY OF EMPIRE: RADAR AS LOGISTICAL MEDIUM

Judd Case, Judd Case, John Peters, Judd Case, John Peters
1972 unpublished
Radar was invented for national defense and to remotely survey the earth and its atmosphere, but it also allows new collisions with "others."  ...  Radar is considered in terms of authoritarian modernity, and as contributing to a politics of distance, speed, angle, movement, and perception.  ...  Therefore, from this cause it becomes necessary, in order to secure safety when moving at great speed, to have all the parts in contact adjusted to each other in such manner as at all times, and under  ...