Tsunami Wave Images

Here are some incredible images of the wave displacement from the tsunami. This image is a simulation of the globe-spanning waves generated by the earthquake off east coast of Japan’s Honshu Island. Below is a video animation of the wave pattern made by NOAA. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PBZGH3yieLc] The power of nature is impressive. Here is an analysis taken from […]

Tsunami and Environment

Apart from the catastrophic consequences the tsunami has had in Japan, harming millions and killing thousands of people, there are also secondary impacts on the environment. I am sure you can follow the most tragic consequences on the news; for now I’d like to focus on some environmental consequences. For one is the effect the […]

Cancun conclusions

Here is a link to an article by Roger Pielke Jr. on the Cancun climate conference. For him its the same old, same old… and I think he’s right on this one. While I agree in the diagnosis of the situation I would differ slightly on the proposed solutions. Certainly technology has a role to […]