Researchers at New York University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have shed new light on the nature of small-scale atmospheric motion—findings that could lead to lengthening the accuracy of weather predictions.
Scientists now have an observational framework to help predict solar weather and how it will affect Earth.
Sandia National Laboratories is studying how environments, including radiation that originates from a nuclear weapon itself, could affect the performance of electronics in the W76-1 warhead as they age.
British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has warned that development of artificial intelligence could mean the end of humanity.
Published on 14 September in Nature Geoscience, a study conducted by researchers from several institutes, including IFREMER (French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea), CNRS and IFSTTAR, offers the first theoretical ...
The melting Arctic is not the source for less saline Nordic Seas. It is the Gulf Stream that has provided less salt.
A team of technicians and engineers at Lockheed Martin has successfully mated together the large system and propulsion modules of the first GOES-R series weather satellite at the company's Space Systems facilities near Denver, ...
What is life? This is a question that is often asked and typically confused.
Two massive, 20,000-pound buoys decked out with the latest in meteorological and oceanographic equipment will enable more accurate predictions of the power-producing potential of winds that blow off U.S. shores.
In a nondescript government building near the Imperial Palace, a team of Japanese seismologists stands ready to predict an earthquake.