NASA simulation of this year's hurricane season


#1

Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2017/11/16/nasa-simulation-of-this-year.html


#2

Beautiful :exclamation:


#3

Thanks Rob, that was awesome.


#4

oh my. such a breathtaking little blue place we have here.


#5

Root cause:


#6

Glad you didn’t say blue marble, because, as you can see in the video, it’s flat as a pancake.

ETA: A rectangular pancake.


#7

Exactly, then I would be technically wrong in reference to the video but technically right in reference to the general shape and relative size of the planet. Since technically right is the best kind of right, we could say that technically wrong is the worst kind of wrong as well as other pedantic things.


#8

wow :slight_smile:


#9

I’d love to see a Pacific version


#10

@beschizza

Source, please and thank you.

I went here:
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/details.cgi?aid=12772
but didn’t see where the blockquote came from.


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