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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...
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The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week

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The chilly, clear nights of December offer some good viewing of the nighttime skies. What You Need To Know The Geminid meteor shower peaks the...
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Astronomers eye the launch of most complex telescope ever

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There’s a big gift for astronomers you won’t find under any Christmas tree. What You Need To Know The James Webb Space Telescope launches Dec....
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Astronomers eye the launch of most complex telescope ever

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There’s a big gift for astronomers you won’t find under any Christmas tree. What You Need To Know The James Webb Space Telescope launches Dec....
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Good weather to ‘stand in splendid beauty’

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O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, how lovely are your branches… as long as the weather stays off the naughty list. What You Need To...
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21 storms later, the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season ends

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The 2021 Atlantic hurricane season was forecast to become an active one, and it lived up to that expectation. What You Need To Know Subtropical...
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Taking a piece of the sky: How hole-punch clouds form

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You’re probably familiar with those fluffy cumulus clouds or a stormy cumulonimbus on a summer day, but have you ever heard of a fallstreak hole?...
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Congress invests billions to improve weather forecasts

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In November, Congress passed a $1.75 trillion infrastructure bill, and officials are spending part of that money on improving weather forecasts.  What You Need To...
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An attempt to control the weather

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The idea of controlling the weather is not a new one. The hope of keeping bad weather away from people sounds like a great idea,...
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The amount of water on Earth is a constant

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Did you know that the total amount of water on Earth is fixed? The amount of water is neither gained nor lost between the Earth...