News on Research / Academia - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Wed, 30 Sep 2020 05:38:46 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb New scenario about the formation of Central Alps https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2347-new-scenario-about-the-formation-of-central-alps https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2347-new-scenario-about-the-formation-of-central-alps New scenario about the formation of Central Alps

Scientists at ETH Zurich have developed a new model that simulates the development of the central Alps. The findings of the study were recently publi

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:35:40 +0000
Study quantifies human infrastructure on oceans for the first time https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2332-human-infrastructure-on-oceans-quantified-for-the-first-time https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2332-human-infrastructure-on-oceans-quantified-for-the-first-time Dubai's artificial islands

Scientists from Australia and the United Kingdom managed to quantify the manmade constructions that currently cover the world's oceans.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Research / Academia Mon, 07 Sep 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Bricks turned into energy storing devices https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2317-bricks-turned-into-energy-storing-devices https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2317-bricks-turned-into-energy-storing-devices Bricks turned into supercapacitors capable of storing  electricity

Scientists have found a way to turn classic bricks into electrical storage devices.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Research / Academia Wed, 02 Sep 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Study presents new insights about the depletion of the world's groundwater storages https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2329-study-presents-new-inisights-about-the-worlds-groundwater-storages https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2329-study-presents-new-inisights-about-the-worlds-groundwater-storages Study presents new insights about the depletion of the world's groundwater storages

According to a new study, the vast proportion of groundwater stores has not changed in recent years. The water table is typically considered the boun

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Tue, 01 Sep 2020 07:23:03 +0000
A rockfall in Grand Canyon revealed ancient fossilized footprints https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2327-rockfall-grand-canyon https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2327-rockfall-grand-canyon A rockfall in Grand Canyon revealed ancient fossilized footprints

A rockfall that occurred in Grand Canyon near a popular hiking trail revealed ancient fossil footprints. The rockfall occurred in the Manakacha forma

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Fri, 28 Aug 2020 04:54:43 +0000
Rock debris can protect glaciers from climate change https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2325-rock-debris-can-protect-glacier-from-climate-change https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2325-rock-debris-can-protect-glacier-from-climate-change Rock debris can protect glaciers from climate change

According to new evidence, rock debris that lie on top of glacier formations may protect them from climate change and slow down their melting pace. A

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Wed, 26 Aug 2020 07:40:27 +0000
Human-induced seismic activity significantly reduced due to COVID-19 pandemic https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2316-human-induced-seismic-activity-significantly-reduced-due-to-covid-19-pandemic https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2316-human-induced-seismic-activity-significantly-reduced-due-to-covid-19-pandemic Human-induced seismic activity significantly reduced due to COVID-19 pandemic

Findings from a new study suggest that human-induced seismic noise has been reduced as a result of COVID-19 measures. The research which was publi

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Wed, 12 Aug 2020 07:18:29 +0000
Increased precipitation leads to permafrost thaw in Alaska https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2315-increased-precipitation-leads-to-permafrost-thaw-in-alaska https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2315-increased-precipitation-leads-to-permafrost-thaw-in-alaska Increased precipitation leads to permafrost thaw in Alaska

Over the years, Alaska receives increased precipitation, a fact that will lead to its permafrost thaw in the future. A new study, recently published

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Mon, 10 Aug 2020 03:27:40 +0000
Earth and Moon struck by asteroid shower 800 million years ago https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2306-earth-and-moon-struck-by-asteroid-shower-800-million-years-ago https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2306-earth-and-moon-struck-by-asteroid-shower-800-million-years-ago Earth and Moon struck by asteroid shower 800 million years ago

According to a new study, a vast meteoroid bombardment struck the Earth and the Moon about 800 million years ago. The research was conducted from Jap

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Wed, 29 Jul 2020 06:25:12 +0000
The impact of bicycles on the velocity of motor vehicles https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2305-the-impact-of-bicycles-on-vehicles-velocity https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2305-the-impact-of-bicycles-on-vehicles-velocity The impact of bicycles on vehicles velocity

According to a new study, the presence of bicycles on roads that do not have bicycle lanes does not significantly affect the velocity of motor vehicles.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Research / Academia Tue, 28 Jul 2020 01:00:00 +0000