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Ka-band cloud radar

Mountain top radars

There are quite a lot of Radar systems installed in India for multiple purposes. Just in the last few years, the Government of India has been pushing forward the installation of weather radars for better predictability of monsoon and we all have to admit that

cyclone nanauk and delay of monsoon

The reason for delayed monsoon

Usual trend is that monsoon sets in Kerala by first June every year. After that the moisture containing clouds begin moving upwards covering the entire Indian subcontinent. The onset of monsoon is due to the fact that land heats up causing low pressure region over

Rainfall prediction 2013

2013 Rainfall predictions for India

Last year we saw the effect of El Nino creating cold weather conditions for India, on the other hand it also caused very less rainfall in India. Due to the severely low rainfall, drought like conditions can be seen across the country side. Due to

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WW2 Games

This post is about my top WW2 Games that I am currently playing for fun and WW2 Games that I plan on playing (or played in the past). I always loved WW2 Games, no matter what genre (shooter, rts, mmoarcade etc) because they provide the adrenaline

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Old School DOS Games

Good ol’ childhood memories can still be shared and played using the wonderful emulator softwares. These DOS games were the golden apples of years ’90 -2000 which brought lots of entertainment to the people playing them on an old Windows 95 – 98. Personally I

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 poster

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 in development

The infinity ward and Treyarch apparently will be working together for another year to release an another game in the Call of Duty Modern Warfare series. The new game will obviously be Call of Duty Modern warfare 4. The news hasn’t come as a confirmation

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SARS 2 – A new virus found in Saudi Arabia

A virus which is responsible for Severe acute respiratory syndrome caused a major pandemic in 2002 and 2003. This was then commonly known as SARS. The SARS virus was first found in Honk Kong which soon spread to 37 countries. Since the last case in

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Water, the drops of life

As one of the saying goes, we cannot realize the value of something when we have it plentiful. We tend to take things for granted when we have them with us, but when it is taken away from us, we realize it’s true value. Same

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The reason for less rainfall in India

The month of June has already come to and end and there are no signs of good monsoon rains yet. A major part of India is about to face a major problem of drought because of the lack of good monsoon rainfall. The winter of

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Venus Transit 2012 – How to view the venus transit

On 6th June 2012, indians will wake up with a Venus transit in progress. The last venus transit had occurred on June 8, 2012. The whole event of venus transit of 2004 was visible from Indian sub continent. This time, it will be visible for