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Satellite provides new tool for tracking the Polar Vortex

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The polar vortex can bring severe cold and storms. This winter, there’s a satellite that is helping forecasters track it innovatively.  What You Need To...
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Hurricane Hunters don’t get a vacation during the winter

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It may be winter, but there’s no rest for the Hurricane Hunter squadrons and the men and women who pilot them.  What You Need To...
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How ‘degree days’ affect our energy use

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You may have seen the terms heating degree days and cooling degree days on your energy bill or even in the newspaper, but what do...
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The polar vortex explained

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January usually brings the coldest air of the season to much of the country, and this year has seen its fair share.   What You...
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The Winter Solstice

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It’s December, there’s a chill in the air, and more places are seeing snow. With the days getting shorter and the nights longer, the transition...