Post Tagged with: "Weather"

Storm chaser satellite

December 15, 2014 at 3:14 pm

In chambers that mimic the vacuum of space, Michigan Engineers are testing a prototype of NASA’s CYGNSS satellite system, which will enable unprecedented insights into […]

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Polar Vortex explained in under 120 seconds

November 12, 2014 at 3:45 pm

Ever wondered what Polar Vortex was?

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Laser Rain Makers

July 21, 2014 at 10:54 am

What if scientists could make it rain?

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Eyes in the Sky

June 23, 2014 at 9:47 am

Drones taking a birds-eye view of our ecosystem.

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Tracking Dust From Around The World

May 28, 2014 at 10:39 am

Dust storms in Africa could affect air quality in the U.S.

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Weather Changes May Increase the Number of Lyme Disease Cases

April 16, 2014 at 10:01 am

Researchers tracking how weather may be a factor on the ticks that carry Lyme disease.

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New Orleans’ New Hurricane Defenses

March 14, 2014 at 10:07 am

New Orleans lies up to 10 feet below sea level and is surrounded by water. When a hurricane hits, the city is threatened from all […]

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WinterLab Helps Reduce Pain of Cold Weather

March 12, 2014 at 12:00 pm

Warming torso and forearms could reduce chilly temperatures’ bite.

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Winterlab Slips and Falls

March 7, 2014 at 10:39 am

Canadian scientists study snow slips and falls in winter laboratory.

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Smartphones and Storms

January 29, 2014 at 10:23 am

Your smartphone might be able to improve weather forecasts.

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How to Survive a Lightning Strike

September 10, 2013 at 9:53 am

What is the best thing to do when caught in a lightning strike?

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Forecasting When Volcanoes Will Erupt

July 31, 2013 at 9:57 am

Satellite images could point scientists to the volcanoes most likely to erupt.

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Introducing the Indoor Hurricane Simulator

July 24, 2013 at 10:47 am

New tool will help scientists study and predict the deadly storms.

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The Hottest Place on Earth

July 23, 2013 at 10:39 am

Where is the hottest place on Earth? It lies somewhere between folklore and science, the desert and the city.

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Creating Monster Winds to Boost Hurricane Safety

June 26, 2013 at 10:33 am

‘Wall of wind’ rushes to increase disaster resilience.

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