Top 10 Best Weather Radios
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Top 10 Best Weather Radios

  UPDATE: The Best Weather Radio 2016 and all of the reasons why…   List of Top 10 best selling Weather Radios Evaluated based on Amazon popularity (as of this writing). Not only should the preparedness-minded person have a weather radio, but everyone should consider the value of having one, especially if you live in…

15 Interesting Facts about the Sun
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15 Interesting Facts about the Sun

Permalink As interest heightens while we approach the next 11-year solar cycle maximum during 2012 – 2013, Interesting facts about the sun   The sun has three layers, Radiative Zone (innermost layer of nuclear fusion) Convective Zone (where the heat moves slowly from the inner layer to the surface) Photosphere (the layer that we can…

Hurricane Season Begins – 2010
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Hurricane Season Begins – 2010

Permalink June 1 was the official beginning of Hurricane Season in the Atlantic basin (to November 30). For those living along possible affected coastline areas, now is the time to check preparedness plans. Do you realize that 49% of the United States population live within 50 miles of the ocean? 38% of the world’s population…

New Weather Satellite Positioned For Hurricanes
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New Weather Satellite Positioned For Hurricanes

During April, 2010, the new GOES-13 weather satellite has moved from orbital storage to active duty as ‘GOES-EAST’ covering the eastern USA and Atlantic Ocean. It replaces the GOES-12 satellite which is being moved to cover South America. The GOES-11 satellite (GOES-WEST) continues to cover the western USA and eastern Pacific Ocean. The GOES satellites…