The History of Meteorology

The word 'meteorology' was coined from a research book called 'Meteorologica' which was written by Aristotle, a Greek scientist and philosopher. This early work described the science of earth like its geology, elements, hydrology, seas, wind and weather. In the modern term, the term meteorology explains a complete science. It is for understanding...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Natural Cures For Sciatica - How to Cure Sciatica Naturally?

Sciatica is general term given to the pain experienced by the lower part of the body staring from the lower spine working downwards. This may be due to a number of causes, each of which determines the specific treatment to be meted out to the individual suffering from it. Some pf the diagnosed causes include trigger points-specific points in the...
Dec 9, 2014 |

GIS and Meteorite Recovery

When a meteorite fall occurs, meteorite hunters often just grab a map, a GPS, and head for the fall. While this works, there is a better way to plan an expedition using GIS (Geographic Information System) software. Using open source software, free data from the government available online, and a few hours these meteorite hunters will know a great...
Dec 9, 2014 |

The Environmental Impact of Hydropower Electricity

Hydropower is known as the energy source that allows it possible to create electricity without the need of fossil fuels. It is not associated with any emissions caused by electricity in oil, coal, or any gas power plants. Environmental impact of hydropower is closely related to effects on nature caused by damming or a lowering of water level,...
Dec 9, 2014 |

Blame it On the Weather, Not Global Climate Change He Said

As the summer storms and debate on Global Climate Change rages on, it's amazing the sharpness of tongue. Indeed, perhaps we need to take a case study about how bent out of shape people get on either side of the debate, when it comes to online social media, blogging, and those who promote the most severe type of doom and gloom hype.
Dec 9, 2014 |

National Institute of Hydrology

India's premier institute in the area of hydrology and water resources. Site provides information on activities, divisions, and facilities.
May 25, 2016 |

British Hydrological Society

Promotes interest and scholarship in scientific and applied aspects of hydrology. With meetings, events, publications, news, and resources.
May 4, 2016 |

Southwest Hydrology

A trade magazine focusing on semi-arid hydrology. Features issue archives and submission method.
May 4, 2016 |

American Institute of Hydrology

Established to promote and set standards in the science and practice of hydrology.
May 4, 2016 |

International Association of Hydrological Sciences

Nongovernmental organization established to bring together hydrologists from different parts of the world in promoting the hydrological sciences.
May 4, 2016 |

Spatial Hydrology

Gateway to geographic information systems, hydrologic modeling and remote sensing provides collection of resources, news, database and trends.
May 4, 2016 |

Meteorological and Hydrological Service

Access to weather reports, forecasts, climate and hydrology information.
May 4, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More