Murmuration of Starlings

Murmuration of Starlings Murmuration refers to swarming of hundreds of thousands, of starlings flying in a coordinated manner in sky.  These videos of the starlings murmuration are really mesmerizing.  George F. Young of Princeton University did research and found that starlings pay attention seven of their neighbors in the flock, regardless of flock density to be able …

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Arctic Fox

Arctic Fox The arctic fox survives cold temperatures as low as –58°F in the Arctic.  Their staple food is lemmings but they are not too picky and will eat whatever is available.  This video shows how the arctic fox jumps up and dives head first into the snow looking for lemmings.  Looks painful but it does …

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Climate Change Australia

We should take care of our planet and children too. Healthy families will think healthy. We should take care of our planet and children too. Healthy families will think healthy. Tall people and small people eat the same amount of food.:) Drug The Sceptics! Make Children Shorter! https://www.youtube.com/embed/KzBVtmyN6_Y?version=3&rel=0&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=0&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent By Andrew Bolt ~ Meet the global …

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New study about Dust on Snow Controls Springtime River Rise in West

According to studies publications from the journal Geophysical Research from the University of Utah, University of Colorado, and University of California, Santa Barbara. "They found that when it's clean, the rise to the peak streamflow is slower, and generally you get a smaller peak." Painter said. "When the snowpack is really dusty, water just blasts …

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NRA has nuke plant volcano checklist, but experts point to eruptions’ unpredictability — nuclear-news

When it comes to volcanic threats to nuclear power stations, the Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) requires utilities to do a lot of digging. The NRA demands that utilities evaluate the potential risks presented by any volcanoes within 160 kilometers of a given plant. That evaluation begins with a look through the written record for any […] …

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The Arctic Report Card

Jeremy Mathis, NOAA Arctic Research Program he said in," The Arctic Report Card". The Arctic is like a refrigerator whose door has been left open and cold is spilling out cascading throughout the norther hemisphere. The average surface air temperature for the year ending September 2017 is the 2nd warmest since 1900; however, cooler spring …

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