Hurricane Planes

January 6, 2014

There are a number of hurricane planes that fly into the eye of the storm to get information about the storm and provide public safety. This infographic takes a look at hurricane planes, how they are built and how they work. It also lists the different types of hurricane planes. Source


Interesting Facts on Lightning

January 10, 2013

You may have admired it from afar or have had close encounters with it during a seasonal storm, but you may not know the magnitude behind this tremendous natural event. Lightning is one of nature’s most awesome and powerful forces. With ten million times the power of a household light bulb, a single lightening bolt […]

Anatomy of a Hurricane

Anatomy of a Hurricane

October 12, 2012

The term hurricane is derived from Huracan, a god of evil recognized by an ancient tribe from Central America. In other parts of the world, hurricanes are known by different names such as typhoons and cyclones. Source

Australian Politics Forum - Cyclone Yasi

Australian Politics Forum – Cyclone Yasi

October 4, 2012

A CYCLONE described as a “monster, killer storm” is bearing down on Cairns, with communities far to the north, south and west of the northern Queensland tourist centre also braced for its fury. The latest modelling suggests Cyclone Yasi is on track to hit Cairns about 1am (AEST) on Thursday as a highly destructive category […]

Baby, It

Baby, It’s Cold Outside!

May 19, 2012

Check out how other cities in the U.S. get hit with rain and snow during the winter months. We even listed historic winter storms and what to wear to stay dry and warm this winter. Source