Posted on 23 December

2014-2015 – Biggest Infrastructure Works in Australia’s History

With the Australian government having made a commitment to invest in the country’s largest ever infrastructure program, both rural and metropolitan areas are set to boost their competitiveness and economic growth. Western Australia WA is one of the areas set to benefit considerably from this investment to improve its infrastructure. The Perth Gateway WA Project […]

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Posted on 18 December

6000 Homes for $3.2 million!

One bargain hunter seems to be in the process to bag themselves’ a great deal by having placed a bid of $3.2 million to purchase over 6000 foreclosed homes in Detroit. $500 Each First impressions show that this seems to be a total bargain, with each property only costing $500. Yet any new owner may […]

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Posted on 30 October

Brain GPS Nobel Prize Winners 2014

Three international scientists have been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in medicine for their research which has discovered that human brains have a type of internal GPS system. Internal Mapping British scientist John Keefe and the Norwegian husband and wife neuroscientist team of May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser, were given the award after having proven […]

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Posted on 28 October

Leica Supports a ‘First’ Yacht Odyssey

Leica Geosystems are sponsoring Italian sailor Matteo Miceli in a yachting first; a non-stop trip of 27,000 nautical miles around the world. He began this voyage on on October 19th, 2014. Non-Stop What makes this yacht odyssey a world first, is that Matteo will not stop for additional food or fuel for the entire journey. […]

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Posted on 30 September

Mapping The Ocean Floor

1977 saw the creation of the world’s first complete map of the ocean floor, completed by two oceanographers from Columbia University named Marie Tharp and Bruce Heezen. Their map helped show what nobody had ever seen before, what it actually looked like at the bottom of the sea. Image Source: Marie Tharp Maps Early As […]

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