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14 January 2015
Weather Forecasts Are About To Get Even Better
I asked one of my professors at OU in the mid 1970’s if we would ever be able to make reliable forecasts out to a week, and he said it was unlikely, because we would needs computers running hundreds of times faster than they did then. Well, what do you know! The computer in your iPhone is thousands of times faster than what was in the Lunar Module on July …