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DWR aquifer surveys will help bolster groundwater supply

DWR aquifer surveys will help bolster groundwater supply

For the past year, California’s Department of Water Resources has been taking measurements of aquifers in central and southern parts of the state. The same will be done for the Sacramento Valley over the next several weeks.This project, which is known as an Airborne Electromagnetic (AEM) Survey, is a direct result of the Sustainable Groundwater …

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Venus has a thick, toxic atmosphere that acts to keep it spinning, according to a new study, that says without this motion the planet would be tidally locked to the Sun.

Venus’s thick atmosphere keeps the planet moving, despite the Sun’s gravitational pull

Venus has a thick, toxic atmosphere that acts to keep it spinning, according to a new study, that says without this motion the planet would be tidally locked to the Sun. Tidal locking is where one side of a body constantly faces another – such as the moon always presenting the same side to the …

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