Category Archives: science

Princess Machine


If 3 Little Girls Did This To My House, I’d Do Everything I Could To Get Them Full Rides To Harvard

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Google’s Megan Smith On The 2 Innovations That Will Get More Women Into Tech


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Solar Power


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Course offerings this semester at UPRM: Farm Irrigation and Agroclimatology (TMAG)


I will be offering the following two courses this semester at UPR-Mayaguez. Please click the following links for the course fliers. TMAG 5017 Agroclimatology TMAG 4019 Farm Drainage and Irrigation Systems Please feel free to contact me if you would … Continue reading

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27 Science Fictions That Became Science Facts in 2012


27 Science Fictions That Became Science Facts in 2012 click here to view article.

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Did you know? (7 talks)


A delightfully useful collection of short explanations, how-tos and amusing trivia. Each of them is well worth the 3-6 minutes. click  

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NOAA CREST SUMMER CAMP at UPRM


Students from across Puerto Rico attended the NOAA CREST Summer Camp this week on the UPRM Campus.  This afternoon, they attended a workshop by Dr. Eric Harmsen, which focused on the use of GOES-PRWEB for scheduling irrigation in Puerto Rico.  … Continue reading

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New Chilean agriculture-climate observation centre to boost early warning for drought events


New Chilean agriculture-climate observation centre to boost early warning for drought events

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Smart Irrigation


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Teen’s tech promises 20-sec phone charge


Teen’s tech promises 20-sec phone charge

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