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Project Scientists “C” & Project Scientists “D in IMD Newdelhi

May 27, 2015 - 1:19 AM - by rajith
Online applications are invited for the positions available in India Meteorological Department forengaging Project Scientist, “B”, Project Scientists “C” & Project Scientists “D” to work ondifferent R&D programmes in the field of meteorology and its allied subjects on Project Mode(Contract basis). The posts are purely on contract initially for a period of one year, extendableon year to year basis till March 2017 or co-terminus with the project. There is no provision forre-employment after termination of the project. The selected candidates will be evaluated onyear to year basis and extension will be granted only on satisfactory progress/performanceafter each year.

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Graduate opportunity: Texas A&M University Corpus Christi - the Island University

Apr 27, 2015 - 5:24 AM - by renjithvishnu
Graduate Student Assistantship (Ph.D.-level), Estuarine Phytoplankton Dynamics

I am seeking a motivated student to fill a graduate assistantship in the Marine Biology Ph.D. program (http://marinebiology.tamucc.edu/) at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. The position is available beginning in January 2016. The focus of this assistantship will be on viral and microzooplankton controls upon the brown tide organism, Aureoumbra lagunensis, in South Texas embayments. Ample resources are available for field sampling, experimental (mesocosm & laboratory) approaches, and or synthesis/modeling of existing data. The student will benefit from samples and field data... [Read More]
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Scientist post (INCOIS)

Mar 10, 2015 - 5:04 PM - by rajith
ESSO-INCOIS, a knowledge and information technology enterprise for the oceanic realm is pursuing focused programmes in the areas of Ocean Observations, OceanModeling and Ocean Information & Advisory services including Tsunami Early Warning. ESSO-INCOIS is currently offering the following Regular and temporarypositions to bright, dynamic and motivated persons to contribute to its missions and projects. The temporary positions are on CONTRACT MODE, and the initialtenure would be for a period of two years, and extendable based on the needs of project and performance of the candidate. Details about the positions, pay, academicqualifications, responsibilities, format of application and other general conditions are available in

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The “Pause” in Global Warming: Explained Finally

Mar 03, 2015 - 7:29 AM - by renjithvishnu
The “Pause” in Global Warming is finally explained. It is well known that the planet is getting hotter. The so-called pause, or hiatus, in global warming means the rate of temperature rise has slowed. The average global temperature is still going up, but in the past 10 to 15 years it hasn’t been going up as quickly as it was in the decades before.

Although the ongoing increase is trouble, a slower rate is preferable. The question is: Why did the slowdown occur—and how long will it last? We now have an answer. Three well-known climate researchers have combined actual temperature readings from 1880 to 2010 with a slew of climate models and have concluded that the slowdown is caused by the timing of two large ocean cycles, known as the Pacific multidecadal oscillation... [Read More]
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