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Analysis of mutual events of Galilean satellites observed from VBO during 2014–2015

R. Vasundhara, G. Selvakumar and P. Anbazhagan.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

P ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 5455 words.

Abstract

Results of analysis of 23 events of the 2014–2015 mutual event series from the Vainu Bappu Observatory are presented. Our intensity distribution model...

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Part II Evolution and Theoretical Bases of the Law of International Watercourses, 4 The Theoretical Bases of International Watercourse Law: An Examination of the Four Principal Theories

Stephen C. McCaffrey.

in The Law of International Watercourses

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 63 pages. 37347 words.

This chapter studies the four principal theoretical bases of the law of international watercourses, ranging from absolute territorial sovereignty to community of interest. This study yields...

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Parícutin: Volcano in a Cornfield

Claire Perrott.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online December 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Environmental History. 8197 words.

In February 1943, a small but powerful volcano emerged from a cornfield in the vicinity of Uruapan, Michoacán, México. A stunned farmer, Dionisio Pulido, alerted the nearby town of San Juan...

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2 Resources and Human Activities on the Continental Shelf Beyond 200 Nautical Miles

Joanna Mossop.

in The Continental Shelf Beyond 200 Nautical Miles

December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 33 pages. 17348 words.

This chapter examines the physical characteristics of the continental shelf—describing both the living and non-living resources that may be located in and on the shelf. The purpose of the...

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Jordan River

George (Rock) Pring and Donald E Frick.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 3610 words.

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Accretion

Ram P Anand.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 2389 words.

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The energy factor in the Arctic dispute: a pathway to conflict or cooperation?

Nong Hong.

in The Journal of World Energy Law & Business

March 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 5321 words.

The Arctic has recently witnessed a manifold growth in its geostrategic importance due to the emergence of huge deposits of oil and natural gas, and the potential contribution of northern...

Part I Assessing the UN Institutional Structure for Global Ocean Governance: The UN’s Role in Global Ocean Governance, 6 The Role of Maritime Boundary Delimitation and Related Co-operative Resource Regimes within Global Ocean Governance

David M. Ong.

in The IMLI Treatise On Global Ocean Governance

July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 28 pages. 13045 words.

This chapter examines the role of maritime boundary delimitation and related co-operative resource regimes within global ocean governance. It first provides an overview of the history of...

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Part II Maritime Security Law, 17 New Marine Security Threats

Darren Calley, Karen Hulme and David M Ong.

in The IMLI Manual on International Maritime Law

March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 30 pages. 14197 words.

This chapter addresses the wider range of threats to marine security, as opposed to the threats that relate primarily to maritime security addressed by other chapters. The distinction...

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9 Cooperative Approaches to Regulating Activities on the Continental Shelf Beyond 200 Nautical Miles

Joanna Mossop.

in The Continental Shelf Beyond 200 Nautical Miles

December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 25 pages. 12723 words.

This chapter suggests that, rather than dealing with activities on the continental shelf beyond 200 nm through unilateral action, coastal States should adopt bilateral and multilateral...

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Part IV Fundamental Rights and Obligations, C Groundwater, 13 The Special Case of Groundwater

Stephen C. McCaffrey.

in The Law of International Watercourses

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 25 pages. 12287 words.

This chapter explores the legal principles and rules that govern the use of shared groundwater resources. The different characteristics and behavior of groundwater would seem to justify...

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Horizontal-well production allocation in the international context: a reasonable formula for allocation derived from Texas law

David Vandenberg.

in The Journal of World Energy Law & Business

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 6175 words.

Texas law has only recently codified in precedential decisions a reasonable formula for production allocations for horizontal, including fracked, wells. The ancient regime of the Rule of...

Offshore oil and gas projects amid maritime border disputes: applicable law

Paul Michael Blyschak.

in The Journal of World Energy Law & Business

September 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 12867 words.

Offshore oil and gas projects face numerous technical and legal risks not typically encountered in onshore exploration and production activities. Among these risks is the possibility that...

Groundwater Protection

Kerstin Mechlem.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 4220 words.

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Part I Assessing the UN Institutional Structure for Global Ocean Governance: The UN’s Role in Global Ocean Governance, 2 Role of the International Seabed Authority in Global Ocean Governance

Yongsheng Cai.

in The IMLI Treatise On Global Ocean Governance

July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 17 pages. 8128 words.

This chapter examines the role of the International Seabed Authority (ISA) in global ocean governance. In particular, it highlights the assumption of ISA's explicit mandate for...

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The Application of Article 121 of the Law of the Sea Convention to the Selected Geographical Features Situated in the Pacific Ocean

Yann-huei Song.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 16390 words.

Article 121(3) of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea states that “Rocks which cannot sustain human habitation or economic life of their own shall have no exclusive economic...

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