December 14, 2017

6 Dec Weather In Cayman

6 Dec Wed 2017 Weather In Cayman Synopsis Moderate northeast to easterly winds and seas are expected to decrease over the Cayman area during the next 24 hours as a high pressure system over the Western Atlantic begins to weaken. Radar images show isolated showers south of Grand Cayman moving towards the west.   Sunshine […]

Sir Ronald Sanders: Worsening consequences of Climate Change

By Sir Ronald Sanders (This commentary is excerpted from the writer’s presentation to the Caribbean Actuarial Association’s 27th annual conference in Nassau, Bahamas on 30 November 30 on Political and Economic Challenges Confronting the Caribbean) The effects of Climate Change, particularly sea-level rise, is an overwhelming problem for the Caribbean that needs urgent attention.  Delay […]

5 Dec Weather In Cayman

5 Dec Tue 2017 Weather In Cayman Synopsis Moderate to fresh northeast to easterly winds and rough seas are expected to decrease over the Cayman area during the next 24 hours as a high pressure system over the Western Atlantic begins to weaken. Radar images show no showers around the Cayman area.   Sunshine just […]

2017 hurricane season finally ends: How bad was it? Will the future bring worse?

By PHIL MCCAUSLAND From NBC News Those living in the Caribbean and on the coasts can breathe a small sigh of relief for now: The 2017 hurricane season came to a close on Thursday. The billions of dollars in historic devastation it left behind remains a lasting problem for many, however. While analysts continue to […]

Expert: Caribbean everyday-living thrown off by climate change

From Antigua Observer Caribbean residents should brace themselves for the “era of the unfamiliar” weather and natural disaster patterns which have already being manifested in the form of catastrophic hurricanes. This message comes from climate change expert, Michael Taylor, Ph. D, physics lecturer and professor at the University of West Indies Mona. During yesterday’s “Big […]

4 Dec Weather In Cayman

4 Dec Mon 2017 Weather In Cayman Synopsis Moderate to fresh east to northeasterly winds and rough seas are expected to continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system builds over the southeast US. Radar images show isolated showers west and southeast of Grand Cayman moving southwest.   […]

University College of the Cayman Islands received 3D printer from CSC

Thanks to Cayman Spirits Company (CSC), students at the University College of the Cayman Islands can now look forward to using a cutting-edge device that encourages collaboration, enhances critical-thinking and problem-solving skills whilst providing a fun element towards learning. Recently, UCCI received a brand new Robo-R2 3D printer from the local distillers which will further […]

Breeding coral could help ease the Great Barrier Reef’s disappearance

BY JOHNNY LIEU From Mashable The corals which adorn Australia’s Great Barrier Reef have long been struggling due to global warming and pollution, but researchers may have found a way to potentially ease the decline.In the first project of its kind on the Reef, scientists have devised a technique to accelerate the growth of coral […]

3 Dec Weather In Cayman

3 Dec Sun 2017 Weather In Cayman Synopsis Moderate to fresh east to northeasterly winds and rough seas are expected to continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system builds over the southeast US. Radar images show isolated showers south of the Cayman Islands moving towards the southwest […]

2 Dec Weather In Cayman

2 Dec Sat 2017 Weather In Cayman Synopsis Moderate to fresh east to northeasterly winds and moderate to rough seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system builds over the southeast US. Radar images show isolated showers around the Cayman area moving towards the southwest.   […]