• May 14, 2024
Tornado Season 2024 Is the Worst in Years

Tornado season 2024 has taken a turn for the worse, marking one of the most destructive and unpredictable periods in recent history. With severe weather patterns intensifying, communities across the…

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  • April 11, 2024
The Science Explaining Lightning and Thunderstorms

Understanding the Formation of Thunderstorms Thunderstorms are a result of atmospheric disturbance along with heat and moisture. They require a specific set of conditions to develop, primarily an environment of…

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  • April 11, 2024
Sea surface temperatures: El Niño’s role

Understanding the concept of Sea Surface Temperatures Sea surface temperatures (SSTs) crucially determine Earth’s climate conditions and shape weather patterns and marine environments. These temperatures act like a thermostat, regulating…

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  • April 11, 2024
Cold Fronts: Effect on Hibernation Patterns

Understanding the Basics: What is a Cold Front? A cold front is a complex meteorological event where colder air pushes beneath a warmer air layer, forming a distinctive atmospheric boundary…

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  • April 11, 2024
Mobile Home Safety During Severe Storms

Understanding Severe Weather Risks Severe weather poses a major threat to mobile homes. Understanding these risks is the first step towards securing your safety. From high winds to floods, severe…

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  • April 11, 2024
Pregnancy Care During Severe Heatwave Conditions

Understanding Heatwaves and the Dangers They Pose During Pregnancy A heatwave is a prolonged period of excessively hot weather where the temperature in a particular region is unseasonably high. Pregnant…

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  • April 11, 2024
Survival Tips for Western America’s Climate

Understanding the Diversified Climate of Western America The climate of Western America is as diverse as its geography- from the rainy forests of the Pacific Northwest to the dry deserts…

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  • April 4, 2024
Understanding Windsocks: A Guide for Aviators

The History and evolution of Windsocks The windsock has a long and fascinating history. Originating from a simple concept, it quickly evolved into an essential tool for weather monitoring. First…

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  • April 1, 2024
Role of Weather in Seasonal Depression

Understanding Seasonal Depression: An Overview Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as Seasonal Depression, is a mood disorder experienced by many during certain times of the year. It is estimated that…

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  • March 21, 2024
How Cities are Adapting to Heatwaves

Understanding the Growing Trend of Urban Heatwaves Urban heatwaves are becoming increasingly common due to climate change. As well as this, the physical strain on infrastructure like buildings and roads…