Detailed Explanation of Sandy

You have heard a lot about hurricane Sandy. This informative video by NASA, give us the most detailed yet comprehensive explanation about how and why happened.   Watch the video



Owen Kelley, a research scientist at NASA Goddard, works with data from the TRMM satellite to image the insides of storms. TRMM looked into the eye of the giant hurricane the day before it made landfall and saw something surprising.

Satellites also took snapshots of Sandy. J. Marshall Shepherd, president-elect of the American Meteorological Society and the director of the Atmospheric Sciences Program at the University of Georgia, explains some of Sandy’s unusual features.