Open Science Conference 2011 Land-Ocean Interactions in the Coastal Zone (LOICZ)

Open Science Conference 2011
Land-Ocean Interactions in the Coastal Zone (LOICZ) dengan tema “Coastal
Systems, Global Change and Sustainability” yang akan diadakan pada tanggal
12-15 September 2011 di Yantai, Cina. Deadline abstrak 31 Mei 2011.
Tersedia dalam jumlah terbatas financial support untuk peneliti muda dari
negara berkembang.

Informasi lanjut dapat diunduh di http://www.loicz-osc2011.org/index.asp

The World on April 17th

1704 – 1st successful US newspaper (Boston);
1883 – 120 days of count down to the great Krakatau eruption;
1889 – 1 day after Charles Spencer Chaplin’s birth;
1912 – two days after Titanic disaster;
1937 – Daffy Duck, Elmer J Fudd & Petunia Pig, debut;
1961 – Bay of Pigs invasion;
1970 – Apollo 13 limps back safely with severe damage
(http://www.historyorb.com/events/april/17)