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World Cup Fever: Remembering Paul the Octopus


It’s official, Soccer (Football/Fútbol/Calcio) Fever is in full swing – at least it is here at NEOS.  It’s the World Cup!!!  Everyone, whether an avid fan or simply a every-four-years World Cup fan, is engaged, excited and [beyond] enthusiastic. Google has joined the party and has released a new Google Doodle celebrating the world cup …

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HD Seafloor Mapping in Google Earth

Last Thursday was World Ocean’s Day, a United Nations effort to raise awareness of the global challenges facing the world’s oceans. Getting in the spirit, Google Earth and about a dozen research labs paired their data, talents and technology to create high resolution maps of seafloor terrain. Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory led the charge, …

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