By: Can Tran
For one to understand the effects of El Nino (El Nino-Southern Oscillation) on the global weather, one has to know what it means in the first place. El Nino a.k.a. ENSO is defined as the following: a quasi-periodic climate pattern that occurs across...
Scientists puzzled: Sun rises two days early in Greenland
By: Terrence Aym
Novelist Ernest Hemingway wrote "The Sun Also Rises," and like everywhere on Earth, it also rose in the tiny fishing town of Ilulissat, Greenland on January 11, 2011. Except the sun wasn't supposed to rise there until January 13th; it appeared in the sky...
By: Kat Centeno
El Niño is a period of very high temperatures in the Pacific Ocean. El Niño literally means "the boy" referring to the child Jesus because El Niño often occurs during Christmas season. El Niño can affect weather disturbances in different regions...
Wobbly Earth means your horoscope is wrong
By: Jennifer Vensel
Have no fear astrology is still here, and you're still the sign you were when you were born. Astrologers for years have known about the wobble in the earth, and yes the man in Minnesota is correct. The interesting fact is the actual constellations have...
By: John Louie Ramos
Sedimentary rocks refer to rocks that are formed through the deposition of sediments known as the process of sedimentation. Natural phenomenon like weathering and erosion also contributes to the formation of sedimentary rocks. Thus, scientists and researchers often used sedimentary rocks to figure out how...
Wobbly Earth means your horoscope is wrong
By: Leonardo Voltaire
The astronomers from the Minnesota Planetarium Society found something interesting in their observations. No, it wasn't UFOs, it was where the stars themselves were. Because of the "wobble" in the Earth's axis caused by the moon the dates of the signs were changed by around...
Wobbly Earth means your horoscope is wrong
By: DC Aries
Over the past week, a panic has broken out across all believers in astrology and the zodiac. People are tweeting about it. It’s all over the news and the Internet. Your friends are freaking out. They are no longer the person they thought they...
By: Samantha Overmyer
During an earthquake things are falling all over and it is a major safety hazard. Most deaths in an earthquake occur by falling objects. To prevent this there are certain things to stay away from and certain things in the home that should be strapped...
How to survive a sandstorm
By: Kim King
Sandstorms happen in arid or semi-arid desert climates. Such areas include; the Sahara, the Arabian, Syrian and Kalahari Deserts, large parts of Iran, northwest India, the southwestern United States, Northern Mexico, and much of Australia. Your chances of surviving a sandstorm are very, very great...
By: Sue A. Sponte
A flash flood warning is given by the National Weather Service when flash flood conditions are being observed or are likely to occur. A flash flood is the rapid pooling of water, usually in areas such as basins, dry rivers and creek beds, or other...

 

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