Why Was There Less Lightning During Lockdown? This Study Has the Answer

Why Was There Less Lightning During Lockdown? This Study Has the Answer

Some atmospheric aerosols contribute to the formation of cloud droplets by collecting water. (Photo: Canva) Reduction of human activities may have had something to do with less lightning activity during the lockdown. When human activities came to a full stop as we were all confined to our homes due to the COVID-19 induced lockdown, it […]

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As Mumbai Winter Trends, Twitterverse Dials up the Heat with Memes

As Mumbai Winter Trends, Twitterverse Dials up the Heat with Memes

Twitter users started posting memes after getting chills in the morning. On January 10, Mumbai witnessed a drop in temperature with 13 degrees Celsius recorded in the morning. The unseasonal rains in many areas of Mumbai led to the low temperature. Mumbai woke up to the coldest morning of the season yesterday. On January 10, […]

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'Chennai Rains' Trends on Twitter as Unexpected, Heavy Rainfall Lashes the City

‘Chennai Rains’ Trends on Twitter as Unexpected, Heavy Rainfall Lashes the City

A heavy bout of rain in Chennai made the city dwellers post clips of the downpour on Twitter and express their thoughts. While a few welcomed the rain, a few said that they were scared. The city has seen extreme climatic events in December in the past few years, and no wonder they were worried. […]

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