Posts Tagged ‘weather’

How To Handle The Cold

If you’re a college student in the Northeast like I am, I don’t have to tell you it’s snowing. A bunch. For all the kids further away, rest assured, the snow is coming. And if it isn’t coming, hi, UCLA, want to trade for a bit? Regardless, weather you’re freezing now, will be freezing soon, ...

Study Finds Stratosphere Affects Ocean Circulation and Global Climate

A new study by the University of Utah shows that changes in wind patterns within the stratosphere has a direct influence on ocean circulation within an area of the North Atlantic, which in turn greatly affects the ocean circulation conveyor belt and weather patterns throughout the world. While scientists already understood the link between the ...

4 Reasons to Love the Fall

Switching back to fall from the summer can be a huge drag. People are just starting to forget to ask how the summer was, and days of the beach are now, at least for my Northeast compatriots, decidedly a memory. I had to wear a sweatshirt to class yesterday: a sweatshirt to class. In the summer ...

5 Chrome Apps That Aren’t Just Bookmarks

One of Google Chrome’s unique features is the vast selection of installable web apps that you can add to your browser. Many of the “apps” in the Google Chrome Webstore get criticism for being nothing more than glorified bookmarks to a certain website, but these five actually provide useful features other than a pretty icon. ...