A Super Storm before Super Sunday. But high temperature records are set too, a new tropical cyclone forms, and the California drought drags on. Plus (Drumroll, please!): Decoded Science’s exclusive, scientifically derived, Super Bowl pick.
In what promises to be a bumper year for the observation of asteroids and dwarf planets, asteroid 2004 BL86 is due for a near miss of Earth on 26 January.
One storm departs the northeast after having minimal impact, but sets the stage for a blizzard and two feet of snow.
A nor’easter is headed up the east coast of the US, and the big cities will be very close to the rain/snow line. The heaviest snow could come later.
Sometimes it’s interesting to look at why things don’t happen, as well as why they do. So why is Florida apparently so invulnerable to earthquakes?