By: Linda Joyce
The year 2010 has already been exceptional for the amount and severity of the snowstorms in the U.S., particularly the Midwest and the eastern part of the country. That being said, if you live in either of these areas, you should know how to...
By: Dr Pandula Siribaddana
It is the year 2012 and many people are discussing the potential doom of the planet earth and the extinction of human race due to an unprecedented catastrophe. Although not as extreme as some of the layman-talk, super powers of the world and almost all...
By: Dr Pandula Siribaddana
Climate change is one of the best-discussed topics in modern environmental sciences and it is an ongoing debate in many global forums, which are grappled with finding answers to the continued problem of global warming, environmental pollution and other natural phenomena contributing to worldwide climate...
The differences between blizzards and white-outs
By: Noemi Csifo - 655848
Blizzards and White-Outs In many ways blizzards and white-outs are related. A white-out is a condition found in polar regions in which snow and low cloud layers create uniform lighting, causing landscape features to disappear. For a storm to be qualified as a blizzard, the...
By: Pete Green
Water Water everywhere, yet not a drop to drink. One of the biggest overlooked items to have, in times of flood, is potable water. It can be canteens, quart containers or gallon jugs, but whatever vessel is used, ensure a tight seal, and have enough...
Countries with perpetual summer weather
By: James Johnson
Summer, it is the time to laze way long warm days with chilling out meaning relaxing, frequently along a beach. It is a time of flowers going to seed, birds nesting and life taking things easy. In many places the summer only lasts a few...
Difference between a hurricane and cyclone
By: James Johnson
Many people hear the terms Hurricane and cyclones used on the weather channel, and in the newspapers. This brings up the subject of are they the same or different? If they are not the same, what is the difference between a hurricane and a cyclone...
What will weather be like in 20 years?
By: Sammi S.
What will the weather be like in 20 years? There's no guarantee that any specific weather will happen. However, with the way global warming is heading. I would say that there's two general possibilities that can happen in twenty years. There will be many minor...
The temperature at which ponds and lakes freeze
By: James Johnson
The temperature at which ponds and lakes freeze has always been a question, and not an easy one to answer. It is dependent upon numerous many factors, all of which must be known and considered. The temperature at which pure water freezes is 0 Celsius...
At what temperature do puddles freeze?
By: James Johnson
At what temperature do puddles freeze? It sounds like a simple question and should be, but is actually more complex than most realize. There are several other questions that need answering first. Water freezes at 0 degrees Celsius or 32 degrees Fahrenheit, so the first...

 

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