Storm Dennis: Heathrow plane lands almost sideways in fierce crosswinds

Strong winds and heavy rain hit UK for second weekend in a row Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/heathrow-plane-video-storm-dennis-wind-sideways-landing-a9338201.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Rory Sullivan

It’s Straight Up Balmy in Antarctica

Picture this: It’s 68 degrees Fahrenheit. You’re comfortably rocking a light denim jacket. You’re sipping a gin and tonic. You’ve got a picnic blanket and a spread of raw veggies and dips. The wind is in your hair. So nice to be in…the Antarctic. Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/its-straight-up-balmy-in-antarctica-1841670608 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and […]

French ski resort closes mid-season as it sees 'no snow' for second year running

Mildest winter in a century continues a worrying trend Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/france-ski-resort-closed-snow-mourtis-pyrenees-weather-winter-a9331926.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Antony Paone, Regis Duvignau

Rain may soon be an effective source of renewable energy

There have been numerous attempt to generate electricity using rain, but this may be one of the more effective solutions yet. Researchers have developed a generator that uses a field-effect transistor-style structure to instantly produce a surprisin… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2020/02/09/raindrop-electricity-generator/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:

Storm Ciara forces British Airways flight to make emergency landing as fuel 'ran close to reserves'

Declaring an emergency is a frequent procedure to minimise risk Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/storm-ciara-british-airways-flight-divert-emergency-landing-gatwick-geneva-lyon-a9325721.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Simon Calder

Why the East Coast has had such a wimpy winter

Meteorologists descended upon Boston in mid-January for the 100th annual meeting of the American Meteorological Society. January is Boston’s coldest month, but during the weather conference, meteorologists experienced 75-degree temperatures.  “I was in shorts and a T-shirt,” said Jeff Weber, a research meteorologist at the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. Overall, winter across the East […]

Storm Ciara set to be worst to hit UK since 2013 as 'danger to life' warning issued

Risk of flooding, flying debris, building damage, large waves and travel disruption Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/uk-weather-forecast-storm-ciara-latest-wind-rain-flood-warning-met-office-a9323036.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Peter Stubley

If you turn Baby Yoda into a snowman, you get an adorable Baby Snowda

It’s our first winter with beloved internet icon and meme lord Baby Yoda. Naturally, people are cementing his legacy status with Baby Yoda snowmen, or “Baby Snowdas” as they’re being called. While some strike a little bit more of a resemblance than others, the important thing is that everyone is still, even during The Mandalorian‘s […]