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Somewhat random thoughts
UM layer ou UMA layer?? Essa pergunta sempre aparece por aí. Tenho amigos que dizem “uma”, outros usam “um”.
[EN] After my last caving expedition, I had some problems to download my GPS data with QGIS/Gpsbabel. I found out that it was a problem with Ubuntu udev rules. Here’s how to fix that.
[EN] Well, after five days in San Francisco, I’m on a plane to New York, for a bit of tourism in New York before leaving the US (and the cold) back to the Brazilian summer. This was on big meeting, by far the largest I’ve been. As usual, conferences are very usefule for meeting new people, establishing connections for future work/research or just for having a good time. In my case, I also learned a lot. Since I’m with the organizing comitee for the next Brazilian Geological Congress, I paid attention on how some things are done here so maybe we can use that experience in Brazil.
Ultimamente recebemos no Brazilian Journal of Geology (BJGEO) alguns pedidos de autores interessados em enviar artigos de revisão, os “Invited Reviews”. Mas o que é esse tipo de artigo? Uma revisão bibliográfica de tese pode ser publicada dessa maneira? Vamos ver:
If there’s one thing that I see all the time as a reviewer, is a map of some study area in Brazil with a caption like “UTM coordinates zone 23S”.