Computer models failing to accurately predict path of fires

...square miles. CalFire ran models hundreds of times that...that's because the model is outdated and doesn't...Coen has developed a model that incorporates more...That's where this model is strong because it's...create more sophisticated models, said Sexton, program...
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Pure Sole: There will be snow

...and El Nino years definitely have some seasoning ingredients to add."Dynamical models and ENSO (El Nino Southern Oscillation)-based statistical models are in great agreement on the predicted temperature pattern..." to quote the local...
Algae threatens Dungeness season

...Wells, an oceanography professor in the School of Marine Sciences at the University of Maine. However, the climate change models project warming along the coastlines over the next several decades, so "this type of event probably is going to become much...
A conversation with John Straley

...defense investigator for Joseph Hazelwood, the captain of the Exxon Valdez. He does, however, find inspiration and fiction models in real-life characters, conversations, places and Alaskan scenes.Now, he's ruined for everywhere else, he said...
After poking Facebook, life ain't easy for a site named Tsu

...posts. That revenue-sharing setup is similar to financial models used by major digital services such as Google's YouTube...are trying to stop a competitor with a more efficient business model," Sobczak says. "What are they afraid of?" Sobczak says...
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My Turn: Test driving Alaska's fiscal model

...its highly touted Revenue and Expenditure Model as a centerpiece, administration officials...characterizing the administration's fiscal model as "strongly biased" toward worth noting since there is another model available created by Scott Goldsmith from...
David Boxley talks Native, Tsimshian art revival

...A. Boxley, now a renowned Tsimshian carver and culture bearer, carved Tlingit and Haida totem poles from books. He used model paint instead of acrylics, and suffered from the fumes.In 2012, he and his son, David R. Boxley, carved a totem pole...
Police seeks home burglar who stole guns, wedding ring

...release states the burglar made off with two handguns: a Ruger Redhawk .357 in stainless steel, and a .45 caliber Glock model 21. The suspect attempted to take a third handgun, but police said it was found in the fence slats behind the residence...
My Turn: Recent appointment of Loretta Bullard

...drafted, the drafters had the wisdom to set in place a system which was minimally influenced by partisan politics. This was a model in its time. Our constitution gives the judicial council several duties, the most important of which is to nominate persons...
Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, bad boy days are over a client of "Hollywood Madam" Heidi Fleiss' prostitution ring.Sheen has been married three times, the first time to model Donna Peele in the 1990s.He and actress Denise Richards were married from 2002 to 2006 and have two daughters. Sheen and...
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