In the deep ocean, tsunamis can move as fast as a jet plane, over 500 mph (800 km/h), and can cross entire oceans in less than a day….

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Old statues, monuments and tombstones are vulnerable to acid rain because they were made of limestone. Over decades of exposure to acid rain, the details of a statue…

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Tropical cyclones are like engines that require warm, moist air as fuel. So the first ingredient needed for a tropical cyclone is warm ocean water. That is why…

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Is Jacksonville Florida safe from hurricanes? Jacksonville’s coast faces the threat of a hurricane or tropical storm every year. It’s not if the next storm will hit, but…

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Summer has thunderstorms and tropical storms. Autumn has late tropical storms (usually the quietest season). Winter has higher winds, blizzards and more clear air turbulence. … It depends…

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The first wave may not be the largest in the series of waves. For example, in several different recent tsunami the first, third, and fifth waves were the…

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How do cyclones affect the infrastructure? … Cyclone has the sudden greater impact on agriculture, housing, communication and many other basic lifelines (Patwary, 2016;Paul, 2009). It causes huge…

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Stock up on lemons, oranges, grapefruit, kumquats, blood oranges, limes, and clementines to get your citrus fix this winter. Boom! Citrus fruit smoothies, coming up. Which vegetable is…

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Generally speaking, the rain will wash wet paint off the surface that it’s been applied to unless the paint has dried for long enough or if the rain…

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How many times have we gone through the alphabet for hurricanes? The naming convention we are used to began in the mid-1900s and since then, there has only…

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