Tags: soundings

10/31/08

Permalink 12:06:22 pm, by millercommamatt, 87 words   English (US)
Categories: General

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween, everyone! We here on the Ronald Brown are getting into the Halloween spirit. The women among the science party have disappeared and murderous pirates have taken their place. The shrill battle cry of "Arrrgh!" echoed across the mess deck… more »

10/22/08

Permalink 02:07:00 pm, by millercommamatt, 117 words   English (US)
Categories: General, Meteorology

Night Releases

As I said in my previous post, we're releasing balloons around the clock as part of the VOCALS project here on the Ronald Brown. There's not really anything special about night launches except for the fact that you usually wish you were in bed instead of… more »

10/21/08

Permalink 05:25:14 pm, by millercommamatt, 666 words   English (US)
Categories: Meteorology

Balloon Upper-Air Soundings

Now that the ship is in full research mode, we're launching balloon upper-air soundings six times per day. That's every four hours around the clock. Some of my readers are probably asking themselves right now, "What's a balloon upper-air sounding?" Let m… more »
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