Advertisement

You are browsing the archive for 2011 July 28.

28 July 2011

Tropical Storm Don Fights Wind Shear

  Tropical Storm Don will likely come ashore near Corpus Christi, TX on Friday evening as a tropical storm and not a hurricane. This is really good news, because it means Texas will get some much-needed rain without significant damage. There are several reasons why it is unlikely that Don will become a hurricane, the chief being the wind shear over the storm. Tropical systems like low wind speeds with …

Read More >>

No Comments/Trackbacks >>


Chandra-The Other Space Telescope

The public know all about the Hubble Space Telescope but most have just heard the name Chandra a few times if at all. The images from Chandra have led to as many if not more amazing discoveries and this post is about just one of them. A friend of mine (and neighbor) works on the Chandra project, so I’m always keen to hear about new images and research. The Hubble …

Read More >>

2 Comments/Trackbacks >>