Smog-stricken China woos meteorological talents
Smog-stricken China woos meteorological talents

An official from China's meteorological authority said Friday the smog-stricken country needs more professional talents in the environmental and meteorological fields.

GPS technology helps improve weather forecasts

The satellite-based global positioning system (GPS) technology that guides modern car navigation systems is now being used to improve weather forecasts, says a researcher at Australia's Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University.

Flotilla of spacecraft to give accurate space weather forecasts

Space scientists from the UK may soon send a flotilla of spacecraft into orbit around the sun.

Scientists seek climate clues in shattered glass

Studying the way glass or other brittle objects shatter can help scientists hone their weather forecasts and predictions of future climate.