Dial M for Meteorology Call a 900 number to get good weather information – for a fee. (History of meteorology, situation in the 90s). People planning vacations or business trips and who need accurate weather reports and forecasts for their travel destinations can turn to 900-number hotlines, the best of which are sponsored by the […]
Barometers Know which way the wind blows: Forecast the weather by gauging changes in atmospheric pressure.
Old Science When one looks at science from a historical perspective, it can be said that science has not always followed a linear path of development. For example, if one draws a diagram of scientific development, one can see that a lot more technological progress has been achieved in the last hundred or so years […]