NEXRAD: How Scientists Spot Hurricanes Before They Pancake Entire Cities

You know how you know about Hurricane Irene three days before it hits land and ruins the East Coast? Doppler. Specifically, the NEXRAD Doppler system that's been tracking severe weather across the US of A since 1997. » 8/26/11 11:30am 8/26/11 11:30am

NHC's Muvia Portable Media Player: All Show, Some Go

NHC has released the Muvia ADY-30512, yet another portable media player that's probably on the fast track to nowhere. The Muvia attempts to lure you in with its 512MB of built-in memory, which is expandable thanks to its SD/MMC slot, and 2.5-inch, 320x240-pixel resolution LCD. What codecs does it play back, pray tell?… » 8/18/06 9:28am 8/18/06 9:28am