Mathematics, Science and the Beauty of the Earth.

13 January 2015. Modis satellite imagery (Dundee) shows down wind turbulence patterns from island of Madeira.  Earthnullschool wind field shows the wind pattern that caused it together with the majestic Azores anticyclone and intense Trade Wind field to the south.  Third slide is iPAD generated ‘Wind Tunnel’ (computational fluid dynamics) which can start to replicate the kind of patterns apparent on the imagery.