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Big Data – Part II

Big Data - Part II

An update on Branden’s previous post on the artistic possibilities of Big Data. Following on from the inspiration generated from the newer wind maps of the US, we now have a web developer, Cameron Beccario, taking on this big data in a more globally animated way.  His […]

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Equipos período corto y banda ancha comparados

Equipos período corto y banda ancha comparados

Estimados colegas: Muchos personas me han preguntado, “Cómo está el comportamiento de los sismometros de período corto fabricado por OSOP comparados con otros sismometros buenos de banda ancha como el Nanometrics Trillium Compact?” Siempre respondo que la Sixaola y Darien tienen la misma comportamiento adentro de 1 […]

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Finding North: 1/3 the battle

Finding North: 1/3 the battle

Common sun-based techniques for discovering true (astronomical) north include: The sun shot theodolite telescope method The shadow tip orientation method But beware, blindness is a high price to pay for superior SKS-splitting results ;): If the sun is not cooperating, you can always find true north using: […]

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