Much of the U.S. continues to suffer significant drought conditions.
On Sunday, July 1, 2012, much of the southeastern United States was in the grip of a record-breaking heat wave.
There's a lot of information that the surface daily weather map contains, from high pressure areas and low pressure areas, to all types of precipitation, and of course, "fronts." Here, I'd like to tak
Droughts occur throughout North America, and in any given year, at least one region is experiencing drought conditions.
Progress in electrical engineering, pollution control, and energy security are just a few of the reasons the good old fashioned incandescent light bulbs continue to decline in significance when it com
NASA has recently launched an earth-observing satellite that will test new technologies aimed at improving weather forecasts and monitoring climate change.
Why are hurricanes named and other storms, in particular tornadoes, not?
The night sky has fascinated humans since we were able to turn our heads upward.
One belief is that heavy consumption of turkey (as for example in a Thanksgiving feast) which has been attributed to high levels of tryptophan contained in turkey.
Get ready for some potentially spectacular night skies (at least in the far northern hemisphere, but maybe even for parts farther south due to the intensity that might occur). This will be co
We use them all the time around the world, for cleaning bathrooms, kitchens, floors, dishes. What’s in them, and are they safe?
Droughts occur throughout North America, and in any given year, at least one
I thought I’d touch on a little bit of short and interesting insights and discoveries that I thought you might enjoy, so please accuse the randomness of the following items. They’
A well-known author, after watching a beautiful aurora in its fullest splendor, concluded, "No pencil can draw it, no colors can paint