News tagged with tropical cyclones

The electric eye of Cyclone Bansi

Though this image may look like they come from a science fiction movie, it is in fact a photograph of tropical cyclone Bansi as seen at night by astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS). The image was taken when ...

dateJan 28, 2015 in Space Exploration
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Harnessing crowds to analyze clouds

( —When it comes to analyzing hurricanes and other tropical cyclones, lack of data isn't the problem. Scientists have 30 years' worth of satellite images of these massive storms. However, what they don't have is ...

dateOct 30, 2014 in Earth Sciences
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