NOAA AND THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE TO CONTINUE JOINT HYDROGRAPHIC CENTER

September 12, 2020

NOAA’s Office of Coast Survey awarded a 5-year cooperative agreement to the University of New Hampshire for the continuatio...

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JULY 9 1958 – LITUYA BAY WORLD’S LARGEST RECORDED TSUNAMI

August 29, 2020

Lituya Bay is a T-shaped fjord on the coast of the Alaskan Panhandle, west of Glacier Bay and about 120 miles west-northwest ...

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HURRICANE LAURA MADE LANDFALL NEAR LAKE CHARLES IN LOUISIANA

August 27, 2020

Hurricane Laura made landfall near Lake Charles in Louisiana with winds of 150 mph and is moving inland as an extremely dange...

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NOAA AND SCRIPPS INSTITUTION TO IMPROVE UNMANED SYSTEMS POTENTIAL

July 25, 2020

NOAA’s Office of Marine and Aviation Operations and Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San...

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GANDOM BERYAN IN LUT DESERT, IRAN: HOTTEST PLACE ON EARTH

July 25, 2020

The world’s highest land surface temperature ever recorded occurred in 2005 Gandom Beryan, Iran. The location of the hottes...

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NOAA’S OCEAN GLIDERS HEADING TO SEA TO IMPROVE HURRICANE FORECASTS

July 18, 2020

NOAA’s hurricane gliders are heading to sea this week off the coasts of Puerto Rico, the Gulf of Mexico and the eastern U.S...

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WORLD POPULATION TO DECLINE IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE CENTURY

July 18, 2020

According to the medical journal The Lancet the world will be populated by 8.8 billion humans in 2100, two billion less than ...

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27 AUGUST 1886 – THE KRAKATOA ISLAND BLEW ITSELF APART

July 04, 2020

Simon Winchester: Krakatoa – The day the world exploded:
“It was early on and warm summer’s evening, as I stood ...

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NOAA TO USE SURFACE DRONES TO SURVEY OCEAN CONDITIONS IN THE ARCTIC

June 22, 2020

Three shiny, orange-red autonomous surface vessels set out on the water from Alameda, California, in May bound for the Bering...

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