Category: Hazardous

Harnessing the Power of Thunderstorms: The Untapped Energy Potential and Hazards

The power of thunderstorms: Harnessing the energy released Thunderstorms are awe-inspiring natural phenomena that not only captivate our senses, but also hold immense untapped potential. These dynamic atmospheric events release an astonishing amount of energy which, if harnessed properly, could revolutionise the way we approach renewable energy sources. In this article, we look at the

Combating the Inferno: Effective Strategies to Tackle Australia’s Devastating Wildfires

Understanding Australian Wildfires: Causes and Effects Australia is no stranger to wildfires, and in recent years the country has experienced devastating fire seasons that have caused immense destruction to its unique ecosystems, wildlife and human settlements. It is critical to understand the causes and impacts of these wildfires in order to effectively manage and mitigate

The Unyielding Force: Unveiling the Mystery of Trees Breaking at a Consistent Wind Speed

The anatomy of trees Trees are remarkable organisms that have evolved over millions of years to withstand various environmental conditions, including wind. To understand why trees break at the same wind speed, it is important to examine their anatomy. Trees are made up of several layers, including outer bark, inner bark (phloem), cambium, sapwood (xylem),