Aug 15, 2013 How the company translates tidal waves of real time data to make renewable energy plants more efficient by predicting the weather.
Janell Burley Hofmann
Aug 1, 2013 What do you do when a family member has their face buried in a gadget during vacation?
Jul 18, 2013 A heat wave covering the Midwest and Northeast is expected to peak today -- and with it, demand for electricity to power air conditioning. People may be asked to conserve, but power grids expect they'll meet demand.
Jul 15, 2013 Tobacco is a drought resistant plant. But this year, the weather has been anything but dry in major tobacco growing states like Kentucky, North Carolina and Georgia.
Jul 2, 2013 What’s the temperature tolerance to fly a plane? At what degree point does the power grid start shutting down?
Jun 18, 2013 We are getting better at predicting the weather. Still, if prediction is half the battle, presentation is the other half.
Jun 11, 2013 Residents of Germany, Austria, the Czech Republic and beyond are still wading through high waters today. Severe flooding has led to the deaths of at least 24 people.
May 27, 2013 One in four Americans get no vacation days while the average European gets 25 days off.
May 27, 2013 Chinese conglomerate Fosun International and Paris private equity firm AXA are offering to buy Club Med for $700 million.
May 21, 2013 Prediction for tornadoes like the one in Moore, Okla., has gotten pretty good. Building thousands of new radar stations would make it better.