Among blood-sucking insects, the bed bug has not been accused of being a vector of disease – transmitting disease to human hosts. Why is that so?
Archives for September 2017
Earthquakes continue to shake Mexico, while there were also tremors in the South Pacific and off California.
A second earthquake in Mexico killed hundreds this week. Other featured earthquakes were in the South Pacific and Idaho.
Harvey, Irma, Maria. Is there a global warming connection?
The largest earthquake this week was a deadly event in Mexico – but there were also tremors in the Pacific Ocean south of Japan, and in Oklahoma.
Albert Einstein introduced Special Relativity (SR) in his paper in 1905 (in the Resources section, below this article, you can read the paper in its entirety). SR changed the way we see space and time, from a stationary stage where physics was taking place to an object that itself abides by the laws of physics. […]
Hurricane Irma has passed through Florida, leaving destruction in its wake. Power is still out for millions, and evacuees don’t know what they’ll find when they return home. It’s time to start the cleanup.
Hurricane Irma has left millions of people without power in Florida. Next will come more wind and heavy rains across Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, and Tennessee.
Hurricane Irma has come ashore near Naples, Florida with a dangerous storm surge and winds over 110 miles per hour.
Hurricane Irma has expanded its wind field, even as the maximum winds have decreased. The southeast coast of the Sunshine State, originally primed for a direct hit, breathed more easily as forecasts shifted the path of Irma well to the west. But the storm is now so large that Miami, 100 miles from the center, […]