Irma strikes Florida

Irma strikes Florida

Irma strikes Florida Hurricane Irma made landfall in the Florida Keys Sunday morning as a Category 4 storm, with sustained winds of 130 mph. It’s now approaching Naples as a Category 3, with authorities warning of sudden, “life-threatening” storm surge. There are 36 million people in its path. The projected Read more…

HURRICANE IRMA IS SO STRONG IT'S REGISTERING ON DEVICES DESIGNED TO DETECT EARTHQUAKES

HURRICANE IRMA IS SO STRONG IT’S REGISTERING ON DEVICES DESIGNED TO DETECT EARTHQUAKES

HURRICANE IRMA IS SO STRONG IT’S REGISTERING ON DEVICES DESIGNED TO DETECT EARTHQUAKES Hurricane Irma is so strong it’s showing up on seismometers — equipment designed to measure earthquakes. “What we’re seeing in the seismogram are low-pitched hums that gradually become stronger as the hurricane gets closer to the seismometer Read more…