Hurricanes
NASA analyzes Kammuri's heavy rainfall  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
NASA provided analyses of Typhoon Kammuri's heavy rainfall on its track through the Northwestern Pacific Ocean using the Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM core satellite. more
Damaging rains from hurricanes more intense after winds begin to subside  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Howling wind drives torrential rain sideways as tall, slender palms bow and tree limbs snap. A hurricane approaches, its gale-force winds wreaking havoc as it nears... more
Historic US towns endured wars, storms. What about sea rise?  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Historic cities and towns along the Southeastern U.S. coast have survived wars, hurricanes, disease outbreaks and other calamities, but now that sea levels are creeping up with no... more
Typhoon Kammuri death toll rises to four in Philippines  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
At least four people are known to have died after a powerful typhoon ripped through the Philippines, officials said Wednesday, with high-speed winds prompting large-scale evacuations, tearing off roofs and... more
Damaging rains from hurricanes can be more intense after winds subside  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Howling wind drives torrential rain sideways as tall, slender palms bow and tree limbs snap. A hurricane approaches, its gale-force winds wreak havoc as it nears... more
NASA catches typhoon Kammuri post landfall  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP or S-NPP satellite provided infrared and night-time imagery of Typhoon Kammuri shortly after it made landfall in the Philippines. more
Evacuations, airport closure as Typhoon Kammuri hits Philippines  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Typhoon Kammuri lashed the Philippines on Monday, forcing the evacuation of tens of thousands of residents and the closure of Manila's international airport as a safety precaution. more
Evacuations, airport closure as Typhoon Kammuri nears Philippines  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Typhoon Kammuri barrelled towards the Philippines on Monday, pushing tens of thousands of people into evacuation centres and prompting authorities to order a temporary closure of Manila's international airport as a safety... more
Satellite imagery shows Typhoon Kammuri's center obscured  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP or S-NPP satellite passed over the Philippine Sea in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean and found Typhoon Kammuri's eye obscured. more
NASA-NOAA satellite analyzes a strengthening Typhoon Kammuri  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided forecasters with infrared and nighttime views of Typhoon Kammuri that showed the storm continued to strengthen. Satellite imagery provided a look at the clouds and storms over the storm's... more
Wood documents Hurricane Dorian's impact on the Bahamas  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Richard L. Wood, a University of Nebraska–Lincoln civil engineering assistant professor who specializes in disaster damage, has turned his expertise toward the Bahamas in an effort to understand why some buildings survived... more
Effects of the solar wind  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
The wind speed of a devastating Category 5 hurricane can top over 150 miles per hour (241km/hour.) Now imagine another kind of wind with an average speed of 0.87 million miles per hour (1.4 million km/hour.) Welcome to... more
Rising sea levels are swallowing Outer Banks beaches, new report says  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Hurricanes aren't the only hazard lapping at the shores of the Outer Banks, according to a report examining the threat of climate change on some of... more
NASA tracks Typhoon Kalmaegi affecting Northern Philippines  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
NASA's Terra satellite captured an image of Typhoon Kalmaegi as it moved into the Luzon Strait and continued to affect the northern Philippines. more
NASA finds heavy rain potential in typhoon Kalmaegi  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
NASA analyzed the cloud top temperatures in Typhoon Kalmaegi using infrared light to determine the strength of the storm. Kalmaegi is known locally as Ramon in the Philippines where warnings are in... more
NASA gets an eyeful of Typhoon Fengshen  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
NASA's Terra satellite captured an image of Typhoon Fengshen after its eye opened as Fengshen had strengthened from a tropical storm to a typhoon and developed an eye. more
NASA infrared data shows strength in Fengshen  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Tropical Storm Fengshen's cold cloud top temperatures revealed that the storm was maintaining strength as a strong tropical storm. Forecasters expect Fengshen will continue strengthening and reach typhoon status. more
Typhoons and marine eutrophication are probably the missing source of organic nitrogen in ecosystems  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Atmospheric nitrogen deposition has a significant impact on both terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems, and alterations in its level will significantly... more
Hurricanes have become bigger and more destructive for USA  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A new study shows that hurricanes have become more destructive since 1900, and the worst of them are more than 3 times as frequent now than 100 years ago. A... more
Hurricanes have become bigger and more destructive for the U.S., study finds  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A new study by researchers at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Aslak Grinsted, Peter Ditlevsen and Jens Hesselbjerg shows that hurricanes have... more
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