Latest Sudden stratospheric warming Stories
Atmospheric researchers at the University of Utah have uncovered a Rube Goldberg-like mechanism that begins in the polar stratosphere and drives global weather patterns through a chain of interactions, according to a new report.
British scientists say they've detected cosmic rays reaching an underground detector that reflect major weather events occurring in the Earth's stratosphere. The researchers said the cosmic-rays detected half a mile underground in a unused U.S.
Cosmic-rays detected half a mile underground in a disused US iron-mine can be used to detect major weather events occurring 20 miles up in the Earthâ€™s upper atmosphere, a new study has revealed.
Forget about the groundhog and his shadow. Scientists have discovered that the interplay between two layers of the atmosphere plays a major role in the arrival of spring--a finding that could lead to improved weather and climate forecasting.
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