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2012-07-11 05:37:43

Researchers are working to identify exactly how a changing climate will impact specific elements of weather, such as clouds, rainfall, and lightning.

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2011-04-07 13:35:00

Scientists have calculated that the Earth sees about 760 thunderstorms every hour.

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2010-04-22 11:39:40

A new research project by Tel Aviv University researchers and their colleagues shows that where there's "smoke" there may be significant consequences for local weather patterns, rainfall and thunderstorms.

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2009-11-11 14:50:00

Sunspots, which rotate around the sun's surface, tell us a great deal about our own planet.

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2009-02-23 11:25:53

In legend, sprites are trolls, elves and other spirits that dance high above our ozone layer. But scientists at Tel Aviv University have discovered that some very real "sprites" are zipping across the atmosphere as well, providing a possible explanation for those other legendary denizens of the skies, UFOs.

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2008-11-21 11:10:11

Flash floods are the most common natural disaster in the United States, and because of their unpredictability they’re the leading weather-related cause of death for Americans.


Word of the Day
scriggle
  • To writhe; struggle or twist about with more or less force; wriggle.
  • To scribble, jot.
The word 'scriggle' is likely an alteration of 'wiggle'.
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