What Intensifying Turbulence Means For The Future of Travel | WIRED
It's not just you—in-flight turbulence really is getting worse.
1816: The year with no summer - David Biello
Dig into geoengineering, which uses technology to manipulate Earth’s environments to counteract climate change.
How Wildfires Spawn Deadly Firenadoes
Climate change is causing wildfire season to get worse every year. And our models of wildfires can't keep up with the things fires can do... like spawn devastating fire tornadoes.
Is There Weather On The Moon?
Is there weather on the Moon? Yes, but not the weather you’re used to.
Locust Plague Devours 40,000 Tonnes of Vegetation
When there is an abundance of crops, flightless locusts create a plague-like swarm, which can run a kilometre long, in search for food.
Are Hurricanes Getting Stronger?
Although we’ll never see a Category 6 hurricane, data does show that more hurricanes are becoming more severe.
Why Weather Forecasts Suck
There are two types of rain, and one of them is almost impossible to forecast.
The Tree That Survives Without Rain
In the midst of dry season, while most trees loose their leaves, the apple ring acacias at the Zambezi River is full of life, providing shelter and food for the animals.
How DUBAI Actually Controls its Weather
Wouldn't it be amazing to be able to control the weather? You could give yourself beautiful sunny days whenever you wanted or decide you needed some rain to help water crops for farmlands. Well in today's new video you will learn about the insane and fantastic way Dubai has taken control over the city's weather!
Is the weather actually becoming more extreme?
Explore the differences between weather and climate – what they are, how we predict them, and what those predictions can tell us.
Our Solar Eclipse Sunset Adventure in Argentina
We used Dr. Telepun's "Solar Eclipse Timer" to figure out our exact contact times.
Could We Survive Without the Sun? | Because Space
While gremlins, goblins, and Mr.Burns may think it sounds like a good idea, would a world without the Sun even be possible?
What If Earth Only Had One Season?
Everyone loves the summer season, but what if it was gone? What if Earth only experienced winter?
100 Gallons of Spider Silk | Because Science Footnotes
Kyle discusses exactly how much spider silk Peter Parker would need to stop that train, responds to your comments, and more!
Eclipse Weather | Because Science Live
What happens to our weather when an eclipse happens?
How Hot Could It Actually Get?
What's the hottest it could possibly get in our solar system? Maybe we'll look deeper into the universe next.
Hutchinson Kansas tornado
A Drone Captured A Tornado And It's Terrifying
Ken Kawamoto, a software engineer by day and gadget inventor by night, likes to "break the barrier between the digital world and the real world ," and he has done just that with his latest invention - the Tempescope. This little box can create real raindrops and clouds and simulate lightning and sunlight to show you the weather forecast or real-time weather display. Photos
Peregrine Church creates street art that only shows up when it rains. Hidden when dry, these messages or images appear on sidewalks all over Seattle and are meant to brighten your day, even when it's gray and rainy!
There's No Such Thing As Cold
You've felt cold before. Sometimes it's cold outside. But what if I told you that "cold" isn't real? There's no substance or quantity called "cold" in science. We can't measure the amount of "cold" in something. Instead it's about what's NOT there. In this week's video, learn the difference between heat and temperature, why a wind makes us feel colder, and what it's like to live as a mass of jiggling atoms. This is the physics of cold.
Magnificent Giant Tree: Sequoia in a Snowstorm
The worlds second-largest know tree, the president, in sequoia National Park is photographed by national geographic magazine photographer Michael "nick" Nichols.