Fujinuma Noboru's Spring Tide
brings together a time-honored skill, basketry, and a venerable material, bamboo, to produce an object for visual pleasure rather than use.
But an even rarer configuration occurs when perigean spring tides
occur near the time of year (early January) when Earth is at perihelion, its closest approach to the Sun, when the solar tide-raising force is also greatest.
But an extremely high spring tide
could refloat them, and the ebb tide would carry them back out into the Labrador Current where the icebergs would resume drifting southward," the Daily Mail quoted lead researcher Dr Donald Olson as saying.
And in Morwenstow, Cornwall, a 20-year-old was feared drowned after he was trapped by the spring tide
Samples were taken on board a small wooden vessel during spring tide
(05-06 August 2001) and neap tide (11-12 August 2001) at 3-hour intervals over 12 hours for spring tide
(n = 32 samples) and 22 hours for neap tide (n = 56 samples).
The negative effect on water quality was greatest when a spring tide
was going out, or ebbing, Boehm and Weisberg report in an upcoming Environmental Science and Technology.
Combined with the good weather, the low spring tide
caused the water in Venitian canals to plunge 90 centimeters (35 inches) below the average level.
Lucent Technologies (NYSE: LU) said it will acquire Spring Tide
Networks, a leader in network switching equipment that allows service providers to offer customers a broad portfolio of Internet Protocol (IP) services such as virtual private networks (VPNs) and other applications.
The largest bore in the world is on the Yangtze in China and it is here that the rise and fall of the spring tide
is the greatest.
Peter Mantle, aged 47, is likely to be recommended for a posthumous bravery award after he lifted Lee Williams and his dog on to the ledge above Penbryn Beach in Cardigan Bay, Wales, as a fast-rising spring tide
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The deviation of actual time from expected time on foraging trips was calculated for each bird during a spring tide
series and a neap tide series.