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In a nutshell, it works by measuring how the resonant frequency, amplitude and scattering pattern of emitted microwaves are altered by any water, frost or ice that may be present on its surface. As a result, in lab tests, it was able to detect frost formation within a matter of seconds of its being cooled below freezing. .. Continue Reading Sensor designed for aircraft detects ice formatio
Earth's poles are famously icy places, but they're far from alone in that regard. The poles of other planets and moons are often the best places to look for ice, and now a new analysis of NASA data has found evidence of much more water ice on the Moon and Mercury than previously thought... Continue Reading More water ice could be hiding at the dark poles of Mercury and the Moon Category:
With projects like the Eysturkommuna Town Hall and The Wave, Henning Larsen has shown a particular talent for producing eye-catching projects that break the mold. It reaffirms this with the newly-opened Hangzhou Yuhang Opera, which is designed to resemble a giant piece of cracking ice on the surface of a manmade lake in China. .. Continue Reading Striking opera house resembles cracked i
to visualize the flow of people, a transparent, tunnel-like structure has been inserted inside the space. The post OFDA associates transforms former ice storage house into fujihimuro gallery in japan appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the concept has a smart button that generates a tweet of the van’s precise location. The post nissan debuts zero-emission ice cream van that uses twitter to entice its customers appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
It's not entirely news that the Earth's ice budget is under threat from a warming climate, but a new study has looked into just how fast that's happening. Using recently declassified spy satellite photos, researchers found that compared to the last quarter of the 20th century, Himalayan glaciers have been melting twice as fast this century. In a rare piece of good news, a separate study ha
Nissan is promising to take the ICE (internal combustion engine) out of ice cream with its all-electric, zero-emission concept for ‘Clean Air Day’ in the UK today (June 20th). Most […] The post Nissan unveils zero emissions ice cream van on Clean Air Day appeared first on ShinyShiny.
yiyang xu and jingyi ye of national taiwan university of science and technology call for climate action. The post futuristic arctic saver tower sprays seawater to thicken melting ice in antarctica appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A new series of photographs from award-winning aerial photographer Tom Hegen explores the abstract beauty in icebergs. Shot off the west coast of Greenland, Hegen's work captures the majesty of these giant white castles... Continue Reading The Iceberg Series chronicles the sublime shapes of Greenland's sea ice Category: Environment Tags: Aerial Greenland Ice Photog
india is home to some of the highest mountains on earth. these images show us how much they sweat per minute, in the sauna of greenhouse gas we've created for them. The post every 60 seconds, this much ice melts off glaciers in india appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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