remote+regions

  • 1 Remote sensing (archaeology) — Remote sensing techniques in archaeology are an increasingly important component of the technical and methodological tool set available in archaeological research. Rindfuss,Ronald R and Stern, Paul C. Linking Remote Sensing and Social Science:… …

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  • 2 Remote surgery — (also known as telesurgery) is the ability for a doctor to perform surgery on a patient even though they are not physically in the same location. It is a form of telepresence. Remote surgery combines elements of robotics, cutting edge… …

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  • 3 Remote sensing — There are two kinds of remote sensing. Passive sensors detect natural energy (radiation) that is emitted or reflected by the object or surrounding area being observed. Reflected sunlight is the most common source of radiation measured by passive… …

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  • 4 remote — 01. He went hiking in a [remote] part of Alaska, where you might not see another human being for days on end. 02. I wouldn t bother asking Jennifer for a date. I don t think she is even [remotely] interested in going out with you. 03. There is a… …

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  • 5 Regions of Brazil — Brazil is currently divided into five regions (also called macroregions) by the Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatistica (IBGE). These divisions are composed of states with similar cultural, economical, historical and social aspects, and… …

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  • 6 Regions of ancient Greece — Map showing the major regions of mainland ancient Greece, and adjacent barbarian lands The regions of ancient Greece were areas identified by the ancient Greeks as geographical sub divisions of the Hellenic world. These regions are described in… …

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  • 7 Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory — Established 1 February 1961 (1 February 1961) Research Type …

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  • 8 Arctic Regions — ▪ 2009 The Arctic regions may be defined in physical terms (astronomical [north of the Arctic Circle, latitude 66° 30′ N], climatic [above the 10 °C (50 °F) July isotherm], or vegetational [above the northern limit of the tree line]) or in human… …

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  • 9 Indian Remote Sensing satellite — Indian Remote Sensing satellites (IRS) are a series of Earth Observation satellites, mostly built, launched and maintained by Indian Space Research Organisation of India as part of the Indian space program. The IRS series provides remote sensing… …

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  • 10 Physiographic regions of the world — The physiographic regions of the world are a means of defining the Earth s landforms into distinct regions based upon Nevin Fenneman s classic three tiered approach of divisions, provinces and sections, [cite web |title=Geology 229, Engineering… …

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  • 11 Indian Remote Sensing satellite — Les satellites Indian Remote Sensing (IRS) sont une famille de satellites de télédétection lancés et exploités par l’ISRO, l’agence spatiale indienne dont le premier exemplaire a été placé en orbite en 1988. Sommaire 1 Le système IRS 2 Historique …

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  • 12 nether regions — /ˈnɛðə ridʒənz/ (say nedhuh reejuhnz) plural noun 1. the lower parts of something. 2. (euphemistic) the lower part of the torso, especially the genital or anal area. 3. → nether world. 4. an area remote from the main centre of activity or… …

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  • 13 Antarctica — /ant ahrk ti keuh, ahr ti /, n. the continent surrounding the South Pole: almost entirely covered by an ice sheet. ab. 5,000,000 sq. mi. (12,950,000 sq. km). Also called Antarctic Continent. * * * Antarctica Introduction Antarctica Background:… …

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  • 14 Asia — /ay zheuh, ay sheuh/, n. a continent bounded by Europe and the Arctic, Pacific, and Indian oceans. 2,896,700,000; ab. 16,000,000 sq. mi. (41,440,000 sq. km). * * * I Largest continent on Earth. It is bounded by the Arctic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean …

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  • 15 Southeast Asian arts — Literary, performing, and visual arts of Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, and the Philippines. The classical literatures of Southeast Asia can be divided into three major regions: the Sanskrit region of… …

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  • 16 Life Sciences — ▪ 2009 Introduction Zoology       In 2008 several zoological studies provided new insights into how species life history traits (such as the timing of reproduction or the length of life of adult individuals) are derived in part as responses to… …

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  • 17 Telemedicine — U.S. Navy medical staff being …

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  • 18 Queensland — /kweenz land , leuhnd/, n. a state in NE Australia. 2,295,123; 670,500 sq. mi. (1,736,595 sq. km). Cap.: Brisbane. * * * State (pop., 2001: 3,635,121), northeastern Australia. Bounded on the north by the Pacific Ocean and the Great Barrier Reef,… …

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  • 19 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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  • 20 Spain — /spayn/, n. a kingdom in SW Europe. Including the Balearic and Canary islands, 39,244,195; 194,988 sq. mi. (505,019 sq. km). Cap.: Madrid. Spanish, España. * * * Spain Introduction Spain Background: Spain s powerful world empire of the 16th and… …

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