What caused Superstorm Sandy?

The factors that combined to create Superstorm Sandy were rare, geographers say. "You need the right sort of ingredients just to form a hurricane to begin with," said John Abatzoglou, an assistant professor of geography at the University of Idaho. "But then to get the ingredients for a hurricane to merge with a mid-latitude storm, those are sort of luck of the draw, or perfect storm type events." However, forecasts of the storm's behavior were fairly accurate, noted University of Delaware geography professor David Legates. "It went almost as predicted," he said.

View Full Article in:

KLEW-TV (Lewiston, Idaho) · WHYY-TV/WHYY-FM (Philadelphia)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Content Design Manager, Science
NWEA
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Sr. Technical Product Manager
NWEA
Portland, OR
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Production Manager, Education and Leadership
Asia Society
New York, NY
CONTRACT - Education Consultants
Confidential
East Coast, Phoenix, Los Angeles, SL_Multiple Locations