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Part of the NASA website, includes detailed information (and illustrations) on the history, development and use of wind tunnels.
This site is a comprehensive guide to wind tunnels, their history and design. It includes experimental details and designs.
An introduction to the main types of renewable energy, focusing on wind, solar, wave, tidal and waste power.
Details of the Genesis mission which collected samples from the solar wind in order to study the sun.
An explanation of the two huge doughnut-shaped rings, called Van Allen Belts, containing charged particles collected from the solar wind. Also includes a little on the history of their discovery.
Thought the weather was weird on Earth? This site will introduce you to space weather, featuring plasmas, stars, solar wind , the magnetosphere and much more.
description of a very simple wind vane.
Nice, clear info on renewable energy resources including geothermal, solar, wind and biomass power from the National Renewable Energy Lab.
The cross-country navigation of an aircraft involves the vector addition of relative velocities since the resultant ground speed is the vector sum of the airspeed and the wind speed.
The science behind the wind chill factor.
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