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By pioneering the science of seasonal hurricane forecasting, William Gray turned a city far from the stormy seas into a hurricane research mecca. But now the institution has told Gray it may end its support of his seasonal forecasting.
The shrinking expanse of Arctic sea ice is increasingly vulnerable to summer sunshine, new research concludes. A new study finds that unusually sunny weather contributed to last summer's record loss of Arctic ice.
Rising interest in â€œsustainableâ€ fabrics is fostering a bamboo boom, in which bamboo-based fabrics are hitting the market as a leading eco-friendly textile.
New findings from NASA's CloudSat and other spacecraft in NASA's "A-Train" constellation of five Earth observing satellites offer important insights into this year's record reduction of Arctic sea ice, global rainfall patterns and the effects of pollution on clouds.
By Michael Christie MIAMI (Reuters) - The number of hurricanes churning through the Caribbean toward the United States this year is likely to be less than once feared and may even be less than normal, a noted U.S. hurricane research team said on Friday.
MIAMI (Reuters) - A noted hurricane research team on Thursday reduced its forecast for the Atlantic hurricane season to 15 tropical storms and said seven of those would become hurricanes.
By Jim Loney MIAMI (Reuters) - A noted hurricane research team on Thursday reduced its forecast for the Atlantic hurricane season but said it would still be above average with 15 tropical storms, seven of which would become hurricanes.
The 2006 hurricane season will not be as ferocious as last year when Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans and other storms slammed Florida and Texas, but will still be unusually busy, a noted U.S. forecasting team said on Tuesday.
The worst may be past for the United States and Caribbean after the costliest hurricane season on record, but 2006 could be tough too, a noted forecasting team predicted on Tuesday.
By Jane Sutton MIAMI (Reuters) - The record-breaking Atlantic hurricane season is only half over and there is a 43 percent chance another major hurricane will hit the U.S. coast in September, a noted storm forecaster said on Friday.
Martin Joseph Fettman was selected as a Payload Specialist candidate by NASA in December of 1991 because of his life’s dedication to pathology. He continues today with his dedication by bringing awareness to science in space to many public forums. Fettman was born in Brooklyn, New York on December 31, 1965. He attended Midwood High School in Brooklyn, New York and graduated in 1973. He went on to further his academics at Cornell University. His focus was animal nutrition and in 1976, he...
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