Satellite Snow Day

There are lots of sites on the Internet that have far more interesting weather imagery than will be found at the big commercial Weather sites. Try a few of these locations next time you get snowed in.
Satellite image of the storm
Satellite imagery from around the world can be found from this page. Home of the National Satellite Services Division of the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service.
It turns out the local SUNY has a Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, and their home page has links to lots of super cool Doppler Radar Imagery.
My longtime favorite for imagery was TerraServer. Unfortunately it seems to have gone downhill. It was commercial, and it was slightly disfunctional. (I know thay used to have 1 meter aerial photography of where I live, but I was unable to re-locate it by any method.)
The guy is here to plow the driveway, so I have to go move the car.

If I were a BLOG how would I start?

I’m a painter. One person I know says that this causes me to have grasshopper brain. I think she means by this that my mind jumps around quite a bit. She’s right.
Because of my job, I spend far too much time in front of a computer, usually looking through the viewport of a web browser. So AdvisorBits will … Read the rest

Bowling Ball Brain

I was looking at Jesse Gardner’s site again today. I like the layout and I think it renders fairly well in most browsers. He has these creepy eyes that pop-up in a window. I’m not sure what they mean, but I have my ideas. The JavaScript he uses automatically closes that window a few seconds after the main document loads, … Read the rest

I can’t believe I missed this…