Could A Mega-Tsunami Strike Hawaii Soon?

A recent study in the Journal of Geophysical Research, has been done that states that a powerful earthquake and resulting tsunami could strike the Hawaiian Islands in the next 50 years. The study, that was conducted at The University of Hawaii at Manoa, says that there is an approximate 9 percent chance of a magnitude 9 or greater earthquake hitting the Aleutian Islands (near Alaska) in the next half a century. The earthquake could produce a mega-tsunami that could engulf Hawaii. If this were to happen, that could put up to 200,000 people on the island at risk and cause…

Sunday Science Tidbit; Glories, Brocken Spectre, and Heiligenschein

In this week’s Sunday Science Tidbit we’re going to take a look at 3 optical events known as glories, brocken spectre, and heiligenschein. T…

VIDEO: Sunday Science Tidbit: On The Road; Drag Racing and Weather

This week’s Sunday Science Tidbit went on the road to the ZMAX dragway. We’re going to take a look at how weather impacts a drag race car! T…