Rain Essays

The Acid Rain

The world over is regrettably hit by the acid rain phenomenon. Termed as precipitation, its effects are irreparable to both flora and fauna including forests, streams and lakes, particularly when the deposition of both nitric and sulphuric acids is bent towards a lesser PH level. Descriptively, acid rain constitutes any rainfall considered to be less than 5. 6 in the P H level. Acid rain is as a result of natural sources and activities of man. The natural sources include…

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Precipitation and Mother Nature

There was a boy he lived high above the clouds in a glass house, the boy was about 6 feet tall, Black hair that is past his ears and covers one eye, his eyes are Grey and Black, under his lip there are 2 dots called snakebites and he had beautiful black angelic wings. This boys name was Rain, his name was Rain because whenever he was crying or sad it would rain in Washington State, Rain was sad a…

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Hazards in Dhaka City

During the last couple of decades Dhaka city is one of the fastest growing metropolises in the world. The urban development seems to lack in planning and the problem of urbanization are intensified by high population growth and rural urban migration. Again, Bangladesh suffers from natural calamities every now and then and the urbanization of metropolitan Dhaka is also affected by it. The existing utility services are not capable of coping with the increased demand of the urbanization process. Faulty…

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An Essay on Tropical Cyclones

A tropical cyclone is a particular type of lowpressure system. It is called a hurricane in theUnited States and a typhoon in Asia. Tropicalcyclones are areas of warm, moist air risingrapidly. The upward ¯ow of air is de¯ected by theCoriolis effect (winds de¯ected by the Earth’srotation), creating a rotation around a centralcore, known as the ‘eye’. Tropical cyclones areoften accompanied by very strong winds (gusts ofover 300 kilometres per hour have been recorded),torrential rain (1800 millimetres in 24 hours havebeen…

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