Category Archives: GCM

Procedural Languages, MySQL, Massively Parallel, and Climate Modeling

A Modest Suggestion of a different way to build an iterative computer model of geographic climate cells using MySQL as the grid defining data store and as the “flow of control” “lock” in parallel processing, plus an interesting video about the very old roots of “modern” programming concepts. Continue reading

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What Is The Surface Area Of A Cloud?

What is the surface area of a cloud? Bear in mind they are fractal in general shape. Continue reading

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