Archive for April 5th, 2011

Finally some spring Weather! NOT!

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Just when when we finally thought we would get some nice, Spring weather, we get a Storm.

Along with rain and thunder, there were very strong winds during yesterday's storm storm(April 5) to go.  Reports state that gusts of wind reached up to 33 mph on the east coast.

I thought it was interesting to see how the strength of the wind influenced the change in the ocean current speed during the storm and after the storm.

^^^Ocean currents during the storm around 12pm^^^

^^^Ocean Currents after the storm around 10pm

~Victor Paulino

Could radioactive seawater in …

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Could radioactive seawater in Japan threaten marine life? Dr. Falkowski shares his concerns in this Times article.