Memorial Day is soaked and thousands lose power after Tropical Storm Beryl becomes strongest May cyclone to hit in more than a century with winds of up to 70mph As Tropical Storm Beryl ... Georgia and northern Florida. Joyce Connolly and her daughters left their home in Hurricane, West Virginia, to head south for a Memorial Day beach vacation — and ended up in the center of Tropical Storm Beryl. 05/29/2012 - 2:02 am | View Link
Despite little damage, officials assess preparation after Tropical Storm Beryl hits Fla. coast and other northern parts of the Georgia coast Monday afternoon, but more was expected through Tuesday. A frontal system moving south from the Great Lakes is expected to cause the storm do a U-turn and push it back out to sea. Beryl was expected to bring up ... 05/28/2012 - 8:14 pm | View Link
Beryl Hits Florida, 38,000 Without Power From Tropical Storm the storm brought a torrential downpour, high winds, and it has the potential to flood lowland areas. Beryl hit Florida Memorial Day at about 12:10 a.m. near Jacksonville Beach. It also affected areas like Duval and northern St. Johns counties with winds ... 05/28/2012 - 3:59 am | View Link
Tropical Storm Beryl hits US southeast coast Tropical Storm ... wrote that Beryl was expected to continue dumping rain over Florida and Georgia on Monday, before weakening as it moved inland and then heads out into the Atlantic Ocean.. Meantime, thunderstorms pounded the coastline in northern Florida ... 05/28/2012 - 12:30 am | View Link
Tropical Storm Beryl hits north-east Florida The National Hurricane Centre in Miami said last night that Beryl was making landfall along the north-eastern coast of Florida, over Duval and northern St John's counties. Tropical storm warnings were in effect for the entire Georgia coastline, as well as ... 05/27/2012 - 7:36 pm | View Link
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Tropical Weather and Storms The Weather Channel provides the latest details on tropical weather and tropical storms, including hurricane updates. 04/19/2014 - 8:00 am | View Website
National Hurricane Center The official source of advisories, warnings, forecasts, and strike probabilities for all tropical depressions and named storms. With satellite views, radar ... 04/19/2014 - 6:56 am | View Website
Tropical cyclone A tropical cyclone is a rapidly-rotating storm system characterized by a low-pressure center, strong winds, and a spiral arrangement of thunderstorms that produce ... 04/18/2014 - 8:47 pm | View Website
After opening up its Power PC architecture last August, IBM on Wednesday unveiled a new line of servers built to challenge Intel’s x86 architecture inside the data center. IBM said it will deploy those servers in its SoftLayer cloud.
IBM and other members of the OpenPower Foundation, which will manage Power architecture, also showed off a white box server built by Tyan, running firmware and an operating system developed by IBM, Google, and Canonical.
Google can’t stop investing in clean power. Earlier this week they announced they’d inked their largest clean power contract to date to buy energy from a wind farm in Iowa. And now on Wednesday Google has announced that it’s teamed up with solar panel maker and project developer SunPower to provide funding for installing solar panels on home rooftops.
Google will put in $100 million, and SunPower $150 million, and the combined $250 million will provide financing for leases for thousands of solar panel systems for home and building owners.
Unless you’re on the PGA Tour, Swingbyte might be just the thing to help correct that nasty slice. The $169 device attaches to any golf club and records swing data for viewing on a phone or tablet. If you have Google Glass, you can now get that feedback in real-time after each swing because Swingbyte is now available in the Glassware app store.
Once installed, the free app will show important swing data such as swing speed, club face angle, and swing path, which is helpful for understanding why you aimed one way and the golf ball went in another direction.
B612 Foundation CEO Bill Anderson stands in front of the famed "Earthrise" photo he took during his mission on Apollo 8 while announcing his new group's efforts to launch an asteroid-detecting satellite. He's joined by fellow B612 Foundation leaders and ex-astronauts Thomas Jones (left) and Ed Lu (right).
Museum of Flight
On Tuesday, with Earth Day as a backdrop, the B612 Foundation started its presentation about asteroid detection with enough material to fill out an apocalyptic sci-fi film.