The Truth About 2012: Solar Storms

Should we be concerned about solar storms in 2012? Heliophysicist Alex Young from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center sorts out truth from fict…

Japan Tsunami: Then and Now

Check out the progress only one short year after a tsunami devastated much of coastal Japan. Here are the images from then and now.

Aloha Tornado

Showers and thunderstorms are not uncommon to the Hawaiian Islands. What is a fairly uncommon happening, however, is a supercell thunderstor…

One year ago: Tsunami strikes Japan

March 11th marks the one year anniversary of the devistating tsunami that struck Japan, confirming over 15,800 deaths and costing tens of bi…

Duck, Duck, Goose — Poop!?

Watch Your Step! You have all seen them, “Goose Grenades”. That minefield of Duck and Goose poop. What does poop have to do with the weather…

Daylight Savings Also Means Saving Lives

Change Batteries in Smoke and CO Alarms This Weekend Daylight Saving Time begins March 11 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safet…

Here Comes The Sun….Smile!!!

Boy did it feel great out there today. Temperatures in the upper 60s and the nice bright sun just seemed to make the day perfect. Spring is …

Spring Training Weather in Connecticut?

Hello Connecticut! What a mild, windy, yet wonderful Thursday it was here in Connecticut today! As I was at work today, in my John Deere 611…

Spring fever in Mystic

MYSTIC, Conn. (WTNH) – Folks in Mystic are enjoying the early Spring weather. At Ten Clams in Olde Mystick Village some folks are indulging …

Time to Get Started

It’s time to get out and start planning your garden, as soon as the ground can be worked, you can start planting. Peas, lettuce, radish, pot…

In the Clouds of Utah

It was 7:15am MST and I was awaken by the cold arctic howl of the passing front. When i got up and made it to the window I was disappointed …

Warm winter may bring pest-filled spring

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) The mild winter that has given many Northern farmers a break from shoveling and a welcome chance to catch up on mainten…

Crocuses in Bloom!

Crocuses have been blooming the last 2 weeks here in New Haven. Here is a pic from yesterday. What’s amazing is there is a bee buzzing on on…

Second Warmest Winter in Connecticut

The weather in Connecticut the past year has been one to remember starting with an earthquake in the summer, Tropical Storm Irene and the fr…