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Month: February 2008

Keeling (CO2) Curve 50th Anniversary

Keeling (CO2) Curve 50th Anniversary

The 50th anniversary of the work started by Charles Keeling at Mauna Loa, Hawaii in the 1950s is honored in this cover story from the December 6th, 2007 issue of Nature Journal: Earth monitoring: Cinderella science.

According to Nature Journal, “The Mauna Loa measurements constitute the longest continuous record of atmospheric CO2 in the world. The steady rise in CO2 that they record…

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LI-COR Announces New Educational Programs

LI-COR Announces New Educational Programs

LI-COR expands its commitment to teaching institutions with three new educational programs available in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada that are designed to complement the LEEF II program announced August 2007.

The New Faculty Start-Up (NFSU) Program is designed to help new faculty members starting their first teaching position acquire the instruments they need for teaching and research at an educational discount.

The…

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LI-8100 Automated Soil CO2 Flux System Featured in Upcoming Smithsonian Exhibition

LI-8100 Automated Soil CO2 Flux System Featured in Upcoming Smithsonian Exhibition

Dig It! The Secrets of Soil is scheduled to open July 19, 2008 at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D. C. The Smithsonian is developing the 5,000 square foot exhibit with support from the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA), The Fertilizer Institute (TFI), and others, including LI-COR Biosciences.

The goal of the program is to foster greater public understanding of and interest…

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Letter from the President

Letter from the President

As we enter a new year, we want to take this opportunity to thank you, our customers, for your business with LI-COR this past year. We also are thankful for the partnership you play with LI-COR by providing feedback that helps us enhance our product designs and technical support tools.

We are excited about the advances that took place last year, many of which were in response…

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