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Houston Weather Forecast Update : NPR - NPR

Sun, 2017-08-27 23:29

Poynter

Houston Weather Forecast Update : NPR
NPR
NPR's Michel Martin talks to meteorologist Eric Berger about the forecast for the city of Houston over the next few days.
As Houston floods, this independent journalist is delivering the news to hundreds of thousands of peoplePoynter (blog)
Houston Weather Forecast UpdateWUNC

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Tropical weather has one last chance on Treasure, Space coasts - TCPalm

Sun, 2017-08-27 15:53

TCPalm

Tropical weather has one last chance on Treasure, Space coasts
TCPalm
Tropical weather on the Treasure and Space coasts has one last chance to rain down, National Weather Service forecasters said Sunday morning.. Rain chances range from 70 to 80 percent on Sunday to around 60 percent on Monday. Melbourne's rain ...

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Drones will fly into eclipse's path to study weather trends - The Space Reporter

Sat, 2017-08-26 22:13

The Space Reporter

Drones will fly into eclipse's path to study weather trends
The Space Reporter
The drones will carry sensors that read temperature, humidity, air pressure, and wind patterns. The researchers plan to fly them throughout the entire day and compare their data with data from ground-based stations and weather balloons situated lower ...

Most Advanced Space Weather Radar In The World To Be Built In The Arctic - Intelligent Aerospace

Fri, 2017-08-25 17:37

Most Advanced Space Weather Radar In The World To Be Built In The Arctic
Intelligent Aerospace
The most advanced space weather radar in the world is to be built in the Arctic by an international partnership including the UK, thanks to new investment, in the region of £4 to £6m from NERC. The EISCAT_3D radar will provide UK scientists with a ...

From space, 'astounding' Hurricane Harvey looks like it's about to swallow all of Texas - Washington Post

Fri, 2017-08-25 07:43

Washington Post

From space, 'astounding' Hurricane Harvey looks like it's about to swallow all of Texas
Washington Post
Harvey emerged as full-fledged hurricane only Thursday afternoon and already is predicted to be the most powerful storm to hit the United States since Hurricane Wilma battered south Florida 12 years ago. As the Capital Weather Gang reported, Harvey ...
5 reasons to closely watch Hurricane HarveyCNN
Hurricane Harvey intensifies as it roars toward TexasAOL
City braces for Harvey flooding; Jeff Parish not committing to shelter space for NO residentsFOX 8 News WVUE-TV
Daily Mail -The Week Magazine -Corpus Christi Caller-Times
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Most advanced space weather radar in the world to be built in the ... - Phys.Org

Thu, 2017-08-24 07:35

Phys.Org

Most advanced space weather radar in the world to be built in the ...
Phys.Org
The most advanced space weather radar in the world is to be built in the Arctic by an international partnership including the UK, thanks to new investment, in the ...

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Most advanced space weather radar in the world to be built in the Arctic - EurekAlert (press release)

Thu, 2017-08-24 00:19

Most advanced space weather radar in the world to be built in the Arctic
EurekAlert (press release)
The EISCAT_3D radar will provide UK scientists with a cutting-edge tool to probe the upper atmosphere and near-Earth space, helping them understand the effects of space weather storms on technology, society and the environment. The UK government has ...

Arctic radar to probe 'space weather' - BBC News

Wed, 2017-08-23 16:24

BBC News

Arctic radar to probe 'space weather'
BBC News
The UK is to contribute to a sophisticated new radar system in the Arctic to study "space weather". This phenomenon describes the effects on Earth's wider environment as it is constantly bombarded by particles and magnetic energy from the Sun. The ...

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The prediction system for 'doomsday' solar flares: World's most advanced radar will take astonishingly precise ... - Daily Mail

Wed, 2017-08-23 00:01

Daily Mail

The prediction system for 'doomsday' solar flares: World's most advanced radar will take astonishingly precise ...
Daily Mail
Scientists are building the world's most advanced space weather radar in the Arctic. The radar will be used to probe the upper atmosphere and near-Earth space, helping scientists to understand the effects of space weather storms on technology, society ...

JSU student travels to Wyoming to study the sun's corona, space weather during total eclipse - WJTV

Mon, 2017-08-21 20:31

Jackson Clarion Ledger

JSU student travels to Wyoming to study the sun's corona, space weather during total eclipse
WJTV
“My hypothesis is that as solar magnetic fields (space weather) reach Earth, it is absorbed into the Earth's magnetic field, enters the Earth's atmosphere and could potentially increase Earth's atmosphere,” he said. “However, more research needs to be ...
JSU student studying sun's corona during eclipseJackson Clarion Ledger

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JSU student studying sun's corona during eclipse - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mon, 2017-08-21 17:11

Jackson Clarion Ledger

JSU student studying sun's corona during eclipse
Jackson Clarion Ledger
In addition, he said, “Exploring new thermo-infrared technology offers a cheap yet powerful tool for examining the origins of space weather and polarized light essential to solar physics, as well as to other communities (such as astrophysics and the ...

NASA Protects Its Superheroes From Space Weather - Astrobiology Magazine (registration)

Mon, 2017-08-21 17:08

NASA Protects Its Superheroes From Space Weather
Astrobiology Magazine (registration)
These are all components of space weather. When astronauts travel in space they can't see or even feel radiation. However, NASA's Human Research Program (HRP) is studying the effects radiation plays on the human body and developing ways to monitor ...

Today's Eclipse May Help Scientists Predict Space Weather Storms - Live Science

Mon, 2017-08-21 17:07

Space.com

Today's Eclipse May Help Scientists Predict Space Weather Storms
Live Science
"With the ability to more accurately model solar plasmas, researchers will be able to better predict and reduce the impacts of space weather on key pieces of infrastructure that drive today's digital world," Niall Gaffney, a former Hubble Space ...
Here's a Final Weather Update for Solar Eclipse Day (Aug. 21, 2017)Space.com
Great American solar eclipse: Experts predict 'flower-like' structureThe News Minute
Scientists use supercomputers to visualise the total solar eclipseThe Indian Express
FOX31 Denver -The Hindu -Sierra Sun Times -American Astronomical Society
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NASA: Space weather could increase CVD risk in astronauts - Cardiovascular Business

Mon, 2017-08-21 16:50

NASA: Space weather could increase CVD risk in astronauts
Cardiovascular Business
NASA's Human Research Program is studying the effects of solar storms and their accompanying radiation on astronauts' bodies as they travel to Mars. High-energy galactic cosmic rays (GCRs) can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease among other ...

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NOAA SWPC Space Weather Outlook #17-34 2017 August 21 - Space Ref (press release)

Mon, 2017-08-21 15:25

NOAA SWPC Space Weather Outlook #17-34 2017 August 21
Space Ref (press release)
Data used to provide space weather services are contributed by NOAA, USAF, NASA, NSF, USGS, the International Space Environment Services and other observatories, universities, and institutions. More information is available at SWPC's Web site ...

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Solar Corona Preview of Today's Total Eclipse --"What the Sun's Aura of Plasma Will Look Like as It Extends Millions ... - The Daily Galaxy (blog)

Mon, 2017-08-21 14:12

The Daily Galaxy (blog)

Solar Corona Preview of Today's Total Eclipse --"What the Sun's Aura of Plasma Will Look Like as It Extends Millions ...
The Daily Galaxy (blog)
Beyond their rarity and otherworldly nature, solar eclipses help astronomers better understand the Sun - its structure, inner workings and the space weather it generates. They also provide an opportunity for researchers who study solar science to ...
Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of next week's ...EurekAlert (press release)
2-petal solar eclipse forecastThe Telegraph
Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of upcoming ...Gears Of Biz
Gephardt Daily
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Scientists use supercomputers to visualise the total solar eclipse - The Indian Express

Mon, 2017-08-21 10:48

Space.com

Scientists use supercomputers to visualise the total solar eclipse
The Indian Express
Doing so improves the accuracy of predicting space weather, which could have important practical ramifications. Predicting the arrival of such a solar storm in advance would allow officials to take the most critical electronic infrastructure offline ...
Researchers Also Worry About Bad Weather Ruining the Solar EclipseSpace.com
Solar eclipse: Weather balloons to capture excitement from 100000 feetUSA TODAY
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: What Scientists Can Learn From The Spectacular BlackoutNewsweek
Porterville Recorder -Daily Mail -Phys.Org -American Astronomical Society
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