It this Tweet over the weekend by the National Weather Service-Bay Area did not get your attention then I am not sure what will:
Ok, I am going to go ahead and admit something. I was a research meteorologist for 12 years at NASA Goddard Space Center and served as Deputy Project Scientist for the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Mission. I currently chair NASA's Earth Science Advisory Committee.
The NASA photo below of “Earth-rise” viewed from the surface of the moon is perfect context for my next two statements: 1. Earth is not flat and 2. NASA has placed astronauts on the surface of the moon. These statements are no different than stating that a lemon is yellow or water is a liquid.…
The Atlantic hurricane season of 2017 gave us names that we will remember for a long time. Storms like Harvey, Irma, and Maria were a part of the most expensive hurricane season in U.S. history. Damage estimates easily exceed $200 billion.
Tis the season...not for the various holidays people celebrate. It is the season for snow forecasts. I live in Georgia, and this weekend the "ominous" word snow was in the forecast.
As I write this, the southeast United States is bracing for a winter storm, at least by our standards. You know what that means. Many people have rushed out to buy bread, milk and eggs.
Human activity can modify weather and climate in many different ways. Cities tend to be warmer than rural areas because of the urban heat island associated wi
Just two years since an eclectic group met established the Small Satellite Research Laboratory at the University of Georgia, the SSRL will finally launch its first satellite into space after applying and getting accepted for missions from NASA and the U.S. Air force.
Human activity can modify weather and climate in many different ways. Cities tend to be warmer than rural areas because of the urban heat island associated with buildings, paved surfaces and lack of trees.
Mornings like this provide a perfect opportunity to write about the topic that I love. The house is quiet, and the family is still sleeping.