Geological Assistant Positions Available
The Government of Manitoba, Department of Innovation, Energy and Mines will be conducting interviews for the position of (multiple summer positions are available). Junior Geological Assistant Deadline for submission is March 6, 2015.
Geography in the News
Scientists question rush to build Nicaragua canal: EnergyDaily (Mar 6, 2015)— A consortium of environmental scientists has expressed strong concern about the impact of a controversial Central American canal across Nicaragua.
Elusive El Niño arrives: ScienceDaily (Mar 5, 2015)— Forecasters predict it will stay weak, have little influence on weather and climate.
New volcano island getting big in Japan: SpaceDaily (Mar 2, 2015)— Famously crowded Japan is getting a bit more space as a newly-formed volcanic island just keeps on growing.
See How Sahara Dust Jets to the Amazon in 3-D: DiscoveryNews (Feb 26, 2015)— Computer visualization shows how dust travels from the Sahara to the Amazon rainforest.
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