A sign reading: "Gas!" in -40 degree celcius weather ...
Jan 24th, 2011
(AFP/File) - A sign reading: "Gas!" in -40 degree celcius weather in Novy Urengoi, just below the Arctic Circle in far northern Russia. BP's deal with Rosneft to jointly explore the Arctic's huge oil and gas reserves sets out a new frontier in the race for resources, but one that is dogged by technical and environmental concerns.(AFP/File/Natalia Kolesnikova) -
By Tom Brown MIAMI (Reuters) - The U.S. National Weather Service is getting a quantum jump in computing power that will significantly improve its forecasting and storm tracking abilities to better protect the country from severe weather. "This is a game changer," Louis Uccellini, who took over as director of the National Weather Service i... [Full Article]