Hurricane Diversion
By: Darien Watkins
I vote "No", but not for the reasons most people would think. The major reason is that science has not gotten to the point where we should try to alter any system of the Earth. We just do not have a good enough understanding of...
Why the world suffers hurricanes and tornados
By: Nicolas Piche
We all know that hurricanes and tornadoes are nature's most powerful weather phenomenon on our planet. But why are these occurring here on Earth? We all know that the consequences are terrible: depending on the country hit, heavy death tolls, as well as impressive damages...
Hypercanes: A theoretical possibility
By: Joshua Clark
We all are familiar with hurricanes, some people have now fully obtained a sense of the awesome power and energy that one can create, since hurricane Katrina our eyes have opened more to the capabilities of this monstrous wind titans who's wind speed can reach...
How can we improve weather forecasting?
By: Amber Stewart
Using our local weathermen has become a laughing joke. On Wednesday they might say the weekend weather will be fair and when the weekend gets here it will probably rain. My local weather station seems to have a problem even knowing when a current storm...
What causes a hurricane?
By: Kessie Carroll
So, your little thunderstorm wants to be a hurricane? Your little thunderstorm must grow first!Feed him well on warm, humid air. Let him frolic in the heat over the ocean near the equator. Let move west. As he moves, the warm air under him...
What causes a hurricane?
By: Jeffrey Graf
To understand the forces that drive a hurricane, we must first understand the forces that drive a heat engine. An engine can be abstracted as a heat source, a conversion mechanism and a heat sink. For example, if we consider a steam locomotive, the heat...
What causes a hurricane?
By: Kerlain Kate
XXI century began with powerful nature forces for our civilization. Unusualy rainfalls, enervating droughts, winds and cunamies waste human race. From powerful forces broke even part of USA economics. Is it normal nature phenomenons or unrenewable changes, which happens in our atmosphere?WHAT IS A...
By: JM Van Horn
Before you begin to prepare for the approach of a hurricane, here is some basic information about these potentially life changing events. A hurricane is defined as a type of tropical cyclone that normally forms in the tropics. The system is accompanied by thunder storms...
The life cycle of a hurricane
By: Francis Jock
Spanish explorers first encountered the violent winds and treacherous seas of hurricanes during their explorations of the 15th century. From the Taino Indians, they learned that there was a name for these storms, so powerful that they were believed to be the work of a...
Hurricane Gustav new Orleans Prepared
By: Kessie Carroll
New Orleans is still stricken from Katrina three years ago. But are they prepared for Gustav? ... yes, as prepared as they can be.This time, there are no illusions about what will happen if a hurricane strikes New Orleans. Their levees are still being rebuilt...

 

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