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Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2015

The race between Sydney and Harbour has distance of 630 nautical miles (1,170 km). The race is run in co-operation with the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, and is widely considered to be one of the most difficult yacht races

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View from 40,000 feet

#sunrise over #Australia #airplanephoto A photo posted by INT News (@intnews) on Sep 25, 2016 at 9:23pm PDT More photos from airline pilots on Instagram #transatlantic #airplanesunrise #hyperlapse A video posted by Randall (@the_wild_outside) on Apr 27, 2016 at 4:16pm

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Tropical cyclone Typhoon Goni

On August 13, the JMA started to monitor a tropical depression that had developed, about 685 km (425 mi) to the southeast of Hagåtña, Guam. Behind Goni was another deppresion. It later became super typhoon Atsani, in which they became

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Flying north to Svalbard in Norway

Flying with Norwegian 737-800 to the “Top of the World” the most Northerly airport in the world.

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Severe Tropical Cyclone Pam

Just after the storm’s naming Pam, it began to curve southwards around midday on March 9. Computer models continued to point towards the possibility of rapid intensification occurring as the cyclone approached Vanuatu. Significant improvement in Pam’s organization took place

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New York snow storm Juno

On January 25, 2015, blizzard warnings were issued for areas of coastal New England, New York and New Jersey. High winds and heavy snow were forecast for the evening of January 26 and all day January 27, impacting a 250

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Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

The Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race is an annual event hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, starting in Sydney, New South Wales on Boxing Day and finishing in Hobart, Tasmania. The race distance is approximately 630 nautical miles

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Cyclone Phailin hits eastern India

The Japan Meteorological Agency has detected a tropical depression on 4th October 2013. It has developed in the Gulf of Thailand, about 400 km (250 mi) west of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Over the next few days the

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Climate Adaptation 2013

The NCCARF Climate Adaptation 2013 knowledge+partnerships conference brought together close to 600 delegates and researchers from across Australia to share their experiences. It was the third major conference hosted by NCCARF, which provided the opportunity to connect between the research

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UV Index in Australia

It was a typical cloudy day in Sydney on 1st of April 2013.

Posted in Environment, Health, Uncategorized, Weather