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CERN to tap new Europe cloud computing project

Three key research centers and a consortium of Internet companies said on Thursday they would work together on a European cloud computing platform to handle the continent's rapidly growing

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 08/03/2012 - 11:18
latitude: 
46.1984
longitude: 
6.1423

Thailand Employs a Sensor Web for Natural Disaster Monitoring

Thailand has invested in the concept of the sensor web, creating an interoperable environment for a diverse set of satellite and ground sensors with connectivity to the Internet in order to better

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 08/03/2012 - 11:12
latitude: 
15.87
longitude: 
100.993

Princeton system tracks drought to aid disaster relief

Drought is often the precursor to disaster, but getting leads on its stealthy approach through remote or war-torn areas can be so difficult that relief agencies sometimes have little time to react

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 15:53
latitude: 
40.3659
longitude: 
-74.6787

Disaster management center up in forum

The Philippines will seek assistance in setting up a disaster management center at next week’s forum of lawmakers in the region in Japan, a senator said yesterday.

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Tue, 10/01/2012 - 15:01
latitude: 
12.8797
longitude: 
121.774

Shared images to help Philippines make disaster plans

While some countries have shipped relief supplies for the victims of Tropical Storm “Sendong,” others are sharing valuable satellite data on the devastated areas in Mindanao.

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Tue, 10/01/2012 - 14:54
latitude: 
12.8797
longitude: 
121.774

Climate researchers warn of data crisis

Climate scientists warn that critical gaps in climate data could open up after the current generation of Earth-observation satellites comes to the end of its life, with the next generation nowhere

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Mon, 31/10/2011 - 15:10