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Biosphere 2Â (from a global community launch, overhyped science research, to a science joke)
Here is an image I uploaded earlier……Biosphere 2 .
Meant to be genuine scientific research. Unfortunately, it ended up a laughing stock within the scientific community.
Now sold to a land developer… prepared to remove yet another few hundred acres of pristine land for a quick profit…
Useful links: Â http://charmandrigor.com/blog/?p=29Â Â
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It caused a major power cut in the Folkestone and Hythe area, which affected about 65,000 homes and businesses. The US Geological Survey measured the quake at 4.7 on the Richter Scale at a depth of 10km below the surface of the earth. Kent Fire and Rescue Service said it has taken more than 100 emergency calls since this morning. Officers are checking two incidents of chimneys being left in a dangerous position after the tremor. The tremor, which was felt in
Animated Image showing Earthquakes over 7 days.Â (Click on image to see full animation)
Notice MOST of the earthquakes are along plate boundaries…..(Source : USGS) Â How do Earthquakes happen?Â (BBC)