Search Archives

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Find with keyword(s): in:
from the past: 30 days 90 days 1 year 5 years 10 years
sort by: relevance date from: to:
Enter a keyword or phrase, and optionally select a section (default = entire site) and time period (default = 1 year) or date range, to search for related videos, topics and stories from ScienceDaily's archives. Results are listed in descending order of relevance (default) or date.

Search Results

found 25 topics, 1974 stories, 0 videos

Related Stories


NASA-JAXA's New Precipitation Satellite Sees First Atlantic Hurricane

July 8, 2014 The Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Core Observatory flew over Hurricane Arthur five times between July 1 and July 5, 2014. Arthur is the first tropical cyclone of the 2014 Atlantic hurricane ... full story
100% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Air Pollution Over Asia Influences Global Weather and Makes Pacific Storms More Intense

Apr. 14, 2014 In the first study of its kind, scientists have compared air pollution rates from 1850 to 2000 and found that anthropogenic (human-made) particles from Asia impact the Pacific storm track that can ... full story
86% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Two GOES-R Instruments Complete Spacecraft Integration

May 29, 2014 Two of the six instruments that will fly on NOAA's first Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite - R satellite have completed integration with the spacecraft. The Solar Ultraviolet ... full story
86% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Clues for Superconductivity in an Iron-Based Material

May 5, 2014 For the first time, scientists have a clearer understanding of how to control the appearance of a superconducting phase in a material, adding crucial fundamental knowledge and perhaps setting the ... full story
84% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

New Insights Into the World of Quantum Materials

Sep. 18, 2014 A team of physicists has experimentally observed how the anisotropic properties of particles deform the Fermi surface in a quantum gas. The work provides the basis for future studies on how the ... full story
82% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

NASA Historic Earth Images Still Hold Research Value

Mar. 19, 2014 NASA's Seasat satellite became history long ago, but it left a legacy of images of Earth's ocean, volcanoes, forests and other features that were made by the first synthetic aperture radar ... full story
80% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Jupiter's Great Red Spot Is Smaller Than Ever Seen Before

May 15, 2014 Recent Hubble observations confirm that Jupiter's Great Red Spot, a swirling storm feature larger than Earth, has shrunken to the smallest size astronomers have ever measured. Jupiter's ... full story
79% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Magnetar Formation Mystery Solved? Supernova Explosions and Dizzying Spins in a Binary System

May 14, 2014 Magnetars are the bizarre super-dense remnants of supernova explosions. They are the strongest magnets known in the universe — millions of times more powerful than the strongest magnets on Earth. ... full story
79% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

NOAA's GOES-R Satellite Magnetometer Ready for Spacecraft Integration

July 15, 2014 The Magnetometer instrument that will fly on NOAA's GOES-R satellite when it is launched in early 2016 has completed the development and testing phase and is ready to be integrated with the ... full story
78% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Prenatal Maternal Stress Predicts Asthma and Autism Traits in 6 1/2-Year-Old Children

June 2, 2014 A new study finds a link between prenatal maternal stress and the development of symptoms of asthma and autism in children. Scientists have been studying women who were pregnant during the January ... full story
76% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Record of Thousands of Years: Mega-Storm Surge in Florida

Sep. 23, 2014 The observational hurricane record for northwestern Florida is just 160 years long, yet hurricane activity is known to vary strongly over thousands of years. Digging back into the prehistorical ... full story
74% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

System to Predict Lightning Under Development

Mar. 14, 2014 Millions of people who work or play outdoors might one day soon have a new tool to help them reduce the risk of being struck by lightning. While there is no operational lightning forecast system ... full story
72% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

New NASA Van Allen Probes Observations Helping to Improve Space Weather Models

Mar. 7, 2014 Using data from NASA's Van Allen Probes, researchers have tested and improved a model to help forecast what's happening in the radiation environment of near-Earth space -- a place seething ... full story
72% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Gasses from Kilauea Volcano Affected Tropical Storm Flossie Formation

July 29, 2014 One might assume that a tropical storm moving through volcanic smog would sweep up the tainted air and march on, unchanged. However, a recent study from atmospheric scientists revealed that, though ... full story
72% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

NASA's Fermi Makes First Gamma-Ray Study of a Gravitational Lens

Jan. 6, 2014 Astronomers have made the first-ever gamma-ray measurements of a gravitational lens, a kind of natural telescope formed when a rare cosmic alignment allows the gravity of a massive object to bend and ... full story
71% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

We're Not Likely to Get Fried Bygamma Ray Burst

Dec. 10, 2013 If recent news that researchers observed the largest gamma ray burst ever has you nervous about getting blasted into extinction, the researchers themselves say chances of that are exceedingly ... full story
71% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Aerosols from Human Activities Tend to Weaken Hurricanes and Cyclones

Mar. 10, 2014 Aerosols in the atmosphere produced from human activities do indeed directly affect a hurricane or tropical cyclone, but not in a way many scientists had previously believed. In fact, they tend to ... full story
70% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Primary GOES-R Instrument Ready to Be Installed Onto Spacecraft

Oct. 31, 2013 A key instrument that will fly on the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R (GOES-R) spacecraft, NOAA's next-generation of geostationary satellites, is cleared for installation on ... full story
70% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Fermi Data Tantalize With New Clues to Dark Matter: Gamma Rays from Center of Milky Way Galaxy

Apr. 3, 2014 A new study of gamma-ray light from the center of our galaxy makes the strongest case to date that some of this emission may arise from dark matter, an unknown substance making up most of the ... full story
69% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

DNA Signature in Ice Storm Babies: Prenatal Maternal Stress Exposure to Natural Disasters Predicts Epigenetic Profile of Offspring

Sep. 29, 2014 The number of days an expectant mother was deprived of electricity during Quebec's Ice Storm in 1998 predicts the epigenetic profile of her child, a new study ... full story
68% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Subscribe for Free


Stay up to date with ScienceDaily's news on Earth & Climate, delivered daily to your email inbox or RSS reader:


Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:

Share This

via email and social networks

from the past week

Strange & Offbeat Stories


Human Quirks

Bizarre Things

Odd Creatures

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins