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Time pollution

Eric Britton (facebook link) rcently posted a message about a paper written in 1993 by John Whitelegg, and which was published in “The Ecologist“. Mr. Whitelegg is referenced in Wikipedia (here). The paper, called “Time pollution” is available online, for … Continue reading

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3D GIS – some videos

I am becoming interested in the application of 3D / 4D GIS for development projects and started doing some research ….

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Value of a life

Traffic engineers  often carry out cost-benefit analyses as part of studies on whether to build a proposed new transport facility. For example, a new bypass road may reduce delays to car drivers  and train passengers. Perhaps the scheme will even … Continue reading

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Penguins and travel time budgets

Researchers Shinichi Watanabe, Katsufumi Sato, Paul J. Ponganis recently published an article (see here) on “Activity Time Budget during Foraging Trips of Emperor Penguins.” Other articles have  been published on the daily time budgets of different animals (see for example … Continue reading

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