October 17, 2021

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Tsunamis… From the Sky?

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Scientists have developed reliable early warning systems for tsunamis caused by earthquakes. The problem is, earthquakes aren’t the only things that cause tsunamis.

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Sources
https://astronomy.swin.edu.au/cosmos/c/Constructive+Interference

Scientists Hope Atmospheric Modeling Can Predict Meteotsunamis


https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/meteotsunami.html
https://www.noaa.gov/news/you-might-not-have-noticed-but-about-25-meteotsunamis-hit-east-coast-each-year
https://nhess.copernicus.org/articles/6/1035/2006/
https://nws.weather.gov/nthmp/meteotsunamis.html
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11069-020-04195-2
https://reliefweb.int/report/world/tsunamis-account-280-billion-economic-losses-over-last-twenty-years
https://www.un.org/esa/sustdev/natlinfo/indicators/methodology_sheets/oceans_seas_coasts/pop_coastal_areas.pdf
https://research.noaa.gov/article/ArtMID/587/ArticleID/2738/NOAA-research-shows-promise-of-forecasting-weather-driven-tsunamis
https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-00299394/document
https://www.nbcnews.com/sciencemain/bizarre-meteotsunami-likely-stirred-waves-england-6c10851885

What Caused A Tsunami To Strike New Jersey?


https://www.britannica.com/science/wave-physics
https://openstax.org/books/physics/pages/13-2-wave-properties-speed-amplitude-frequency-and-period
https://www.le.ac.uk/se/centres/sci/selfstudy/snd6.htm
https://wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-does-a-megaphone-work
https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-met-lake-michigan-meteotsunami-waves-20190415-story.html

IMAGES

https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/lighthouse-during-stormy-weather-gm157560147-11934484
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/nagasaki-aerial-view-gm1282776776-380406142
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/bay-of-vela-luka-on-korcula-island-aerial-view-gm1174698027-326804168
https://www.storyblocks.com/video/stock/slow-motion-shot-of-foamy-sea-waves-reaching-the-coast-and-crashing-onto-the-rocks-s3llykowfkswnl3h0
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/wychmere-harbor-harwich-on-cape-cod-gm1264371911-370301862
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/chicago-skyline-aerial-drone-view-from-above-lake-michigan-and-city-of-chicago-gm1141114423-305583704
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/epic-super-cell-storm-cloud-gm462881839-32522504


https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/golden-lip-of-wave-throwing-in-the-ocean-gm1222083981-358484402
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/downtown-san-diego-skyline-aerial-gm636841022-113235077

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