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Hurricanes and Climate Change

This is not that obvious or easy to understand.   From Scientific American:

A combination of cooler seas and a quiet West African monsoon season made for a less active Atlantic hurricane season, giving the South and East Coasts of the United States one of their lengthiest reprieves in history from a major hurricane, forecasters said on Monday.

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Science

Cyclone List Poem

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The Cyclone Survival Kit
Pack
bottled water
some real space cash in case the bank machines out
some filling but light food
maybe some tins and a tin opener if they don’t have those lids that open instantly… 367 more words

Workshop

PROJECT DRS 06 - Cyclone

Was interesting to have a comparison between my sources for my DRS 06 project on Cyclone Nargis. When I first started the project I was looking at Shigeru Ban and his works in Japan and his contribution to society. 441 more words

Severe Phailin cyclonic storm had a devastating impact on Chilka lake - Scientists

BHUBANESWAR: Over fishing, unauthorized shrimp farming, pollution, sedimentation and tourism are not only threatening the ecosystem of Chilika, the largest brackish water lake in Asia and the second largest lake in the world, but the very severe Phailin cyclonic storm has also had a devastating impact, with a decrease in salinity and increase in ammonia and silicate, scientists said. 603 more words

News

Default Getaway

Just over a week ago, we celebrated the full moon festival of Tazaungmon in Myanmar. Throughout the wettest days of the monsoon, between the July and the October full moons of… 1,492 more words

How to survive a cyclone

The Philippines is one of the world’s largest archipelagos, which is a chain or cluster of islands. Being so, it gets hit with many storms each year that come in off the South China Sea and because the storm has no land to slow it down, these storms often hit the Philippines hard with devastating results. 764 more words

Philippines

Iċ-Ċiklun ta’ nhar il-ġimgħa, u l-Power Station ta’ Delimara

Iċ-ċiklun ta’ nhar il-ġimgħa ma kienx xi ħaġa li naraw ta’ spiss. Kienet okkazjoni oħra fejn in-natura għal darba oħra wriet il-qilla tagħha. Kaxkret dak kollu li sabet quddiema. 175 more words

Delimara Power Station