March 27, 2017

27 Mar 2017 Weather in Cayman

Mar 27 Monday Synopsis Moderate northeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system lingers over the Central Atlantic Ocean. Radar images show isolated showers west of Grand Cayman moving southwest. Sunshine just makes the day a little better, but it can also cause […]

CAYMAN HEART FUND 10th Annual International Symposium

The Cayman Heart Fund  10th Annual International Symposium took place at Grand Cayman Marriott George Town on Thu March 23 2017. Presenter: CONSTANTINO S. PEÑA, M.D. Constantino S. Peña, M.D., is an interventional radiologist and the medical director of vascular imaging of Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, part of Baptist Health South Florida. Dr. Peña […]

Scientists develop ‘Electronic Skin’ that can feel

From Newsmax Scientists have found a way to power an experimental kind of electronic skin using solar energy in a further step towards the development of prosthetic limbs or robots with a sense of touch. Teams around the world are working to develop flexible versions of synthetic skin that can feel by mimicking the different […]

Wright Electric unveils its commercial electric plane business

By Josh Constine From TechCrunch Gas is the biggest cost for airlines. The easiest way to reduce these costs? Don’t use gas at all. That was the pitch from Wright Electric, a startup building a commercial passenger plane that runs on batteries and can handle flights under 300 miles. These short-haul trips make up 30 […]

The world’s deepest oil well is over 40,000 feet deep

By Jeff Desjardins, Visual Capitalist In the world’s deepest gold mine, workers will venture 2.5 miles (4 km) below the Earth’s surface to extract from a 30-inch (0.8m) wide vein of gold-rich ore. While these depths are impressive, mining is limited by the frailty of the human body. Going much deeper would be incredibly dangerous, […]

NASA reminds us that space is gorgeous with breathtaking new Hubble snapshot

By Mike Wehner From BGR While you were sitting in your office this morning, sipping your half-milk soy latte, space was out there being awesome. It was there when you grabbed lunch at Chipotle, too, and again when you got stuck in traffic on your way home. Thankfully, the Hubble Space Telescope is out there, […]

Coral nursery conservation

Cayman Islands: Coral nursery conservation programme By Laura Butz From Mission Blue Sylvia Earle Alliance The caribbean has already lost 80% of its coral reefs. Grand Cayman Eco Divers in collaboration with the Cayman Islands Department of Environment and local dive establishments are working together to maintain coral nurseries and aid in conservation, sustainability and […]

26 Mar 2017 Weather in Cayman

Mar 26 Sunday Synopsis Moderate northeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system slowly moves over the Central Atlantic Ocean. Radar images show no showers over the Cayman area. Sunshine just makes the day a little better, but it can also cause sunburns. […]

25 Mar 2017 Weather in Cayman

Mar 25 Saturday Synopsis Not available See Weather Forecast TOP RIGHT of website     Sunshine just makes the day a little better, but it can also cause sunburns. Check the UV Report below to be prepared Humidity: 74%  (UP from yesterday) UV: 11.4 EXTREME (Up from yesterday) Temperature: For current temp go to Weather Forecast […]

24 Mar 2017 Weather in Cayman

Mar 24 Friday Synopsis Moderate northeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system lingers over the Eastern US. Radar images show no showers over the Cayman area. Sunshine just makes the day a little better, but it can also cause sunburns. Check the […]