For the first time in in e while, Niagara Falls are pretty much frozen. Yes, the Falls are frozen by an unprecedented cold wave. The temperature is around minus 22-degree and is expected to get even colder on Thursday.
Looking at the ice sheet is like looking back in time. With each layer scientists at NASA are getting records of not only snowfall and melting events, but the Earth’s climate status at the dawn of civilization.
The finding was announced today in a new report from NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York. Each year the institute produces a global temperature analysis using readings from weather stations around the world.
Sitting nearly 93 million miles from Earth, the Sun is the focal point of our solar system with each planet and their moons orbiting around it. Even at this great distance, the Sun's spectacular energy can pose significant risks in our world.
Ocean currents have a direct influence on our lives. They determine our weather, our climate, and much more. The ocean currents and wind systems transport heat from the equator to the poles and operate like a large engine for the global climate.
This is a short guide form the Bureau's Weather Observations Website - or WOW for short. WOW is online weather community in Australia where everyone can share information and photos about the weather. There are many ways to be part of the WOW community.