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Once a leader in national weather networks, Nebraska's underfunded systems now struggling

Omaha World-Herald 30 Jan 2023
Networks deploy dozens to 100 or more small weather stations (tripods with sensors) to gather data on temperature and precipitation, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction, humidity, soil temperature and moisture and solar radiation ... A weather station collects weather data north of Memphis, Nebraska ... CHRIS MACHIAN, THE WORLD-HERALD.

Ramaphosa: South Africa Not Ditching Coal 'Just Like That'

Beijing News 30 Jan 2023
South Africa, one of the world's largest polluters which generates about 80 percent of its electricity through coal, is in the grip of an energy crisis ... Two recently built plants, ranked among some of the biggest coal-powered stations in the world, are beset by design problems.

Amateur radio club participates in weekend-long communications exercise (Kamloops)

Castanet 30 Jan 2023
The contest portion of the event sees participants earning points by setting up a field station and establishing contacts with other radio operators ... Bruns said that the club had made contact with just under 200 stations around the world in under 24 hours. The furthest station was in Hawaii and the closest was in Kamloops.

Relocating from China to the UAE? Your top five questions answered.

Gulf News 30 Jan 2023
The UAE has attracted global citizens to work and live here over the years – just last year, in 2022, Dubai and Abu Dhabi were ranked among the top 10 expat cities in the world ... Take Dubai as an example, you find a world-class motorway system that is well maintained and connect different areas seamlessly.

Victims identified as mystery surrounds Los Angeles shooting that left 3 dead

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 30 Jan 2023
LOS ANGELES — When Rachel David arrived at her Benedict Canyon home early Saturday morning after a night out, she thought the rows of flashing police cars were part of a film shoot, which is fairly common in the area ... Sgt ... Capt ... Categories ... U.S./World ... More U.S./World Stories. Suspect in attack on Paul Pelosi calls California TV station from jail.

Television Is Better Without Video Games

The Atlantic 30 Jan 2023
This loss, mated with the literal end of the world, broke Joel’s spirit ... The world-building became unconvincing ... You can move around a huge expanse in the worlds they simulate ... As in Contagion and Station Eleven , infirmity arrives in The Last of Us suddenly and all at once, ending the world like an atomic blast rather than a death marathon.

Chicago Chinatown rings in Lunar New Year with colorful parade

Dispatch Argus 30 Jan 2023
Chinese New Year festivities have become an attraction around the world, drawing tourists who are eager to partake in celebrations ... The Lunar New Year is the world’s largest annual mass migration, and Chinese residents rush to train stations to secure tickets to see friends and family (as seen in the photo of a Beijing railway station above).

State-of-the-art snow pampering keeps Spanish ski resort open

The Times/The Sunday Times 29 Jan 2023
While other resorts were lamenting their lack of snow, the station high in the Spanish Pyrenees was hosting the world’s finest extreme skiers and snowboarders.Sponsored.

Niagara Parks Power Station receives design award

Niagara Gazette 29 Jan 2023
The Niagara Parks Power Station has received one of two grand prize awards at the 2022 Niagara Biennial Design Awards hosted by the Niagara Region on Jan ... Built in 1905, as the “Canadian Niagara Power generating station”, the Niagara Parks Power Station is the only fully intact decommissioned hydroelectric plant of its period left in the world.

What would happen if Twitter failed? There may be unintended consequences | Hot off the ...

The Bryan Eagle 29 Jan 2023
Anjana Susarla, Professor of Information Systems at Michigan State University, is raising concerns over a world without Twitter as the platform has proven to be an important source of real-time information as well as geotagged data ... What the world would lose with the demise of Twitter.

Key Drivers of Radio: The market trends and digital tools

Financial Express 29 Jan 2023
As per an industry report, the global radio station market size will grow from $83.74 billion in 2022 to $87.31 billion in 2023 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.3% ... These tools are essential for radio stations to operate more efficiently, reach a larger audience, and engage with listeners in novel ways.

Pakistan hikes petrol price by Rs 35; minister calls it 'minimum' increase I Check prices here

India TV 29 Jan 2023
Speaking to the media, people who were waiting in the queue, said that the wait time at the fuelling stations was more than an hour ... The motorcyclist said the wait at a filling station in the Faqirabad area lasted around 50 minutes ... No petrol in Pakistan! Long queue at fuel stations amid economic turbulence ... Latest World News.

Under-19 T20 World Cup: In village hit by outages, cops fit inverter to help Archana\u2019s kin watch final without interruption

Indian Express 29 Jan 2023
On Sunday morning, people began to gather at bowling all-rounder Archana Devi\u2019s house at Ratai Purwa village in Unnao district when the final match of the inaugural Under-19 Women\u2019s T20 World Cup started. Before the match began, a team from the Bilhor police station in ...

Trainspotting unites my family – we share the pleasure of intricate details

The Observer 29 Jan 2023
I love railway stations, the hustle and bustle and possibility of hundreds of destinations and, more importantly, the trains all lined up and ready to go ... One day, passing the railway station, he started chuckling with pleasure ... I was walking past our local station when I saw something special ... Something shifted in my world.

Mail Tribune owner’s push to reshape local news cost Medford its daily newspaper

The Oregonian 29 Jan 2023
Damian Mann, longtime reporter for the Medford Mail Tribune, remembers the moment he realized there might be no place for him in the media world envisioned by the newspaper’s new owner, Steven Saslow. A local television station had asked Mann to appear on camera to discuss a recent story.

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