A Comparison of Free GPS Online Post-Processing Services
If you try to access www.ngs.noaa.gov, the following screen will be displayed: For those of you who rely on OPUS for GPS post-processing, now is a great time to try one of the other seven online post-processing services available and not subject to the U.S ...
What destroyed the Maya? We have a new clue, in the form of an ancient stalagmite.
But in 2006, Kennett's team recovered a 56-centimeter-long stalagmite, located 50 meters from the entrance of Yok Balum ... of which there were many). There's also another blue-lined graph — it's the same rainfall record as the one below it, but only ...
How do you pronounce kilometer?
But what made me a little nuts was how everyone pronounced the word kilometer. Is it kil-AW-meter or KILL-o-meter? I make my case for the latter in the video below. If you disagree with me, then I can state quite objectively and maturely that you are wrong ...
The US should switch to the metric system!
Ok, ok – I know this is a hot button issue with many of us independent-minded Americans ... One teaspoon equals about 5 milliliters.
Give him 2.54 centimeters and he'll take 1.609344 kilometers
but had to wonder how many of my non-American readers had no clue what I was talking about. As I pondered more on this, it got worse. Who can really refer to a diminutive friend as "0.2366 liter"? Will we bury people 5.5 1.83 meters under? Will ...