Tag Archives: Hurricanes

Florida’s Coastal Vulnerability

A U.S. Senator designated the place as ground zero, in terms of its growing vulnerability to the combined hazards of storm surge and sea level rise. Scientists and experts continue to offer research findings and data confirming the high risk … Continue reading

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It’s been quiet in the northern tropics, so far in 2012

On 20 March 2012 at 1:14 a.m. EDT the Sun crossed directly above the equator marking the vernal equinox and the arrival of spring in the northern hemisphere, since then ocean surface waters north of the equator have began to … Continue reading

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