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NASA sees Typhoon Maysak weakening

Various NASA satellites and instruments continue to see the weakening trend in Typhoon Maysak as it moved through the Philippine Sea on April 2 and 3 toward a landfall in Luzon on April 4. Maysak is known ...

dateApr 03, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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When aid brings conflict, not relief

Although you might expect that providing aid to impoverished villages in the Philippines could only bring them relief, a University of Illinois study found that the villages that qualified for some forms of aid actually saw ...

dateJan 28, 2015 in Economics & Business
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Suomi NPP sees remnants of Mekkhala

After Tropical Storm Mekkhala made landfall in the central Philippines and tracked north, it weakened to a depression. By January 20, NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite saw that it was a remnant circulation ...

dateJan 20, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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