Global Bathymetry Map

BrianR at Clastic Detritus brought my attention to a new wonderful bathymetric map of the globe. Despite his questionable...

Blogging the Storm, Part 1

The view from my desk in the kitchen is a sunny garden near the bay, but Tropical Storm Dolly is moving slowly west from 200 km off the coast here in the Gulf of Mexico. I am “in the Cone”. The one question on my mind, though, is how and will this tropical storm intensify?