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Small Biz Weathers the Storm

July 28, 2014

Whether a small business is based indoors or outdoors, chances are it is affected by severe weather sometime. Snow storms, heavy rainfall, high winds, and the like stall outdoor labor (like construction) and keep people off the streets — both employees and customers — from coast to coast. Source

Hurricanes: Does Media Coverage Rival the Storm

Hurricanes: Does Media Coverage Rival the Storm

November 25, 2012

My visualization of an August 29, 2011 New York Times FiveThirtyEight blog post by Nate Silver.

Sea Leve

Sea Level

October 1, 2012

As global temperatures increase, the intensity of hurricanes also increases. The number of hurricanes that took place un the past decade is more than double the combined number of hurricanes that took place between 1970 and 2000. In 2005 alone, there were over 26 named storms devastating various coastlines of the globe. Source

All About Lighting

All About Lighting

August 12, 2012

Have you ever watched a thunderstorm and tried to catch a glimpse at some lightning bolts? Lightning is a beautiful natural event. However, it is also very dangerous. How much do you know about lightning? Here is are some interesting facts about the dangers and science behind lightning. Source