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Our Grids Narrowly Missed Solar Blasts in 2012

March 20, 2014 - in Security

Fierce solar blasts that could have badly damaged electrical grids and disabled satellites in space narrowly missed Earth in 2012, U.S. researchers said on Wednesday. The bursts would have wreaked havoc on the Earth's magnetic field, matching the severity…

What are Future Climate Projections for Precipitation and Temperature for Your County?

December 11, 2013 - in Environment, Projects

For the first time, maps and summaries of historical and projected temperature and precipitation changes for the 21st century for the continental U.S.…

Google Unveils Full 3D Google Earth Feature

June 6, 2012 - in Corporate

Google unveiled a full 3D version of Google Earth today. The service allows users to move around, rotate, and interact with 3D images of cities. Google…