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Tropical Cyclone Savannah dissipating in Suomi NPP satellite imagery
Tropical Cyclone Savannah appeared as a wispy area of low pressure on imagery from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite. (2019-03-21)
Trembling aspen leaves could save future Mars rovers
Researchers at the University of Warwick have been inspired by the unique movement of trembling aspen leaves, to devise an energy harvesting mechanism that could power weather sensors in hostile environments and could even be a back-up energy supply that could save and extend the life of future Mars rovers. (2019-03-18)
NASA-NOAA Satellite catches last burst of energy in Tropical Depression 03W
Tropical Depression 03W has dissipated in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean, but not without one last show of strength on infrared satellite imagery. (2019-03-18)
NASA sees Savannah lose its tropical eye
Tropical Cyclone Savannah weakened and ''lost'' its eye as high clouds filtered over it. (2019-03-18)
Improved hybrid models for multi-step wind speed forecasting
To ensure the safety and stability of the power grid, reliable predictions of wind speed and power generation at the local scale for wind farms are essential. (2019-03-11)
SwRI-led LAMP instrument sheds light on lunar water movement
Using the Southwest Research Institute-led Lyman Alpha Mapping Project (LAMP) aboard NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), scientists have observed water molecules moving around the dayside of the Moon. (2019-03-08)
NASA's LRO sheds light on lunar water movement
Scientists using an instrument aboard LRO observed water molecules moving around the dayside of the moon. (2019-03-08)
NASA finds wind shear adversely affecting Haleh
Visible imagery from NASA's Terra satellite revealed northerly wind shear affecting Tropical Cyclone Haleh and continuing to weaken the storm. (2019-03-08)
Tropical Cyclone Haleh weakening in NASA-NOAA satellite imagery  
Tropical Cyclone Haleh continues to weaken while being battered by outside winds. (2019-03-07)
Scientists reveal Pacific North Equatorial Countercurrent weak biases in ocean models
The Pacific North Equatorial Countercurrent is not well simulated in many ocean models because of its complex dynamics. (2019-03-06)
Good news! Europe's electric grid will still work even as the world crumbles
Temperatures may climb and seas may rise, but the lights (and, undoubtedly, the air conditioning) will still be on in nations with high capacities for wind and solar energy. (2019-03-06)
NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Haleh weakening
Tropical Cyclone Haleh continued to move in a southerly direction in the Southern Indian Ocean when NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed overhead. (2019-03-06)
Discovering the next generation of catalysts
The use of solar and wind energy must be doubled to meet the world's demand for clean energy over the next 30 years. (2019-03-05)
Wutip now a depression, spotted on NASA-NOAA satellite imagery
Once a super typhoon, Tropical Cyclone Wutip weakened to a depression on February 28. (2019-02-28)
Batmobile with cruise control
A new study led by scientists at the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (Leibniz-IZW) investigated the energy requirements and travel speeds of migrating Nathusius' bats (Pipistrellus nathusii). (2019-02-27)
NASA tracks a weaker Typhoon Wutip through northwestern Pacific
Visible imagery from NASA's Terra satellite showed that Typhoon Wutip has become more elongated as a result of wind shear. (2019-02-27)
How power-to-gas technology can be green and profitable
Hydrogen production based on wind power can already be commercially viable today. (2019-02-26)
NASA-NOAA satellite finds Typhoon Wutip's eye clouded
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Northwestern Pacific Ocean and captured an image of Typhoon Wutip that revealed its eye was clouding over. (2019-02-26)
Super Typhoon Wutip's 25 mile-wide eye seen by NASA-NOAA satellite
Tropical Cyclone Wutip has strengthened into a powerful super typhoon and NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite snapped a visible image of the storm that revealed a clear eye. (2019-02-25)
Stellar wind of old stars reveals existence of a partner
Red giants are old stars that eject gaseous material and solid particles through a stellar wind. (2019-02-25)
Old stars live longer than we thought
The type of stars we refer to, which cannot be seen by the naked eye, officially up to now the objects which have suffered the greatest loss of mass. (2019-02-25)
NASA-NOAA satellite provides wide view of Tropical Cyclone Oma
When you look at a Tropical Cyclone Oma from space, you'll get a sense of its massive size. (2019-02-22)
NASA takes an infrared analysis of Tropical Cyclone Oma
An infrared look by NASA's Aqua satellite revealed where the strongest storms were located within the Southern Pacific Ocean's Tropical Cyclone Oma. (2019-02-21)
Simulated ocean mesoscale structures induce air-sea interaction
Using the Community Earth System Model framework, the authors build a very high-resolution quasi-global coupled model by coupling an eddy-resolving quasi-global ocean model with a high-resolution atmospheric model. (2019-02-20)
Ingredients for water could be made on surface of moon, a chemical factory
When a stream of charged particles known as the solar wind careens onto the moon's surface at 450 kilometers per second (or nearly 1 million miles per hour), they enrich the moon's surface in ingredients that could make water, NASA scientists have found. (2019-02-20)
Renewable energy generation with kites and drones
A group of researchers at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid has recently developed a new software aimed at the analysis of energy generation systems based on kites and drones. (2019-02-19)
Spacecraft measurements reveal mechanism of solar wind heating
Queen Mary University of London has led a study which describes the first direct measurement of how energy is transferred from the chaotic electromagnetic fields in space to the particles that make up the solar wind, leading to the heating of interplanetary space. (2019-02-14)
From vibrations alone, acacia ants can tell nibbles from the wind
Researchers reporting in the journal Current Biology on Feb. 14 find that the ants of the acacia tree are tipped off to the presence of herbivores by vibrations that run throughout the trees when an animal gets too close or begins to chew. (2019-02-14)
NASA's Aqua satellite finds winds battering Tropical Cyclone Gelena
Tropical Cyclone Gelena is being battered by outside winds, and that's weakening the storm. (2019-02-14)
Tropical Cyclone Oma threatens Vanuatu, seen by NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite
Tropical Cyclone Oma continued to move southeast in the Southern Pacific Ocean, and continue affecting Vanuatu. (2019-02-13)
Earth's magnetic shield booms like a drum when hit by impulses
The Earth's magnetic shield booms like a drum when it is hit by strong impulses, according to new research from Queen Mary University of London. (2019-02-12)
NASA-NOAA satellite finds Tropical Cyclone Gelena sheared
Wind shear can push tropical cyclones apart and satellite imagery from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite revealed that is what is happening to Tropical Cyclone Gelena in the Southern Indian Ocean. (2019-02-12)
Indonesia's devastating 2018 earthquake was a rare supershear, UCLA study finds
The devastating 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi last September was a rare 'supershear' earthquake, according to a study led by UCLA researchers. (2019-02-12)
Researchers develop flags that generate energy from wind and sun
Scientists have created flags that can generate electrical energy using wind and solar power. (2019-02-11)
NASA's Aqua satellite shows winds shear affecting Tropical Cyclone Gelena
Visible imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite revealed the effects of wind shear on Tropical Cyclone Gelena in the Southern Indian Ocean. (2019-02-11)
NASA catches the 1-day life of Tropical Cyclone Neil
Tropical Cyclone Neil had a short life in the Southwestern Pacific Ocean. (2019-02-11)
NASA finds a pinhole eye in Tropical Cyclone Funani
Visible-light imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite revealed the development of a small eye in Tropical Cyclone Funani as the storm rapidly intensified into a major hurricane in the Southern Indian Ocean. (2019-02-07)
NASA's Aqua satellite shows winds shear affecting Tropical Cyclone Riley
Visible from NASA's Aqua satellite revealed the effects of wind shear on Tropical Cyclone Riley in the Southern Indian Ocean. (2019-01-29)
How do fish & birds hang together? Researchers find the answer is a wake with purp
Fish and birds are able to move in groups, without separating or colliding, due to a newly discovered dynamic: the followers interact with the wake left behind by the leaders. (2019-01-28)
North Sea rocks could act as large-scale renewable energy stores
Rocks in the seabed off the UK coast could provide long-term storage locations for renewable energy production, new research suggests. (2019-01-21)
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