‘WeirdWonderfullWorld’ is a blog dedicated to discovering the strange and wonderful side of life. From weird and wonderful natural phenomena – we aim to uncover it all!

This blog celebrates the fascinating elements of the world that often go overlooked

  • ChatGPT – Top 10 misconceptions

    ChatGPT – Top 10 misconceptions

    The Chatbot, “ChatGPT”, (Generative Pre-Training translator), has recently been the new kid on the block raking in millions of new users breaking records for first to market. In this blogpost we discover 10 common misconceptions about ChatGPT and trust me there is more to this chatbot than meets the eye. 1. Using ChatGPT to replace… Read more

  • Tsunami measurements

    Tsunami measurements

    This blog-post dives into the measurements of the 2011 11’th March Tsunami from the ‘Great Sendai Earthquake’. The Great Sendai Earthquake, caused a loss of lives in the order of 20.000 and insurmountable amounts of economic damages. Tsunami measurements from NDBC buoys Lets focus on measuring the Tsunami itself. We do this to try and… Read more

  • Earthquakes – Top ten misconceptions

    Earthquakes – Top ten misconceptions

    In this blogpost we examine the top ten misconceptions about earthquakes. Read more

  • Kelvin-Helmholtz instability

    Kelvin-Helmholtz instability

    In this blogpost we try and explore a fundamental phenomena called the Kelvin-Helmholtz instability and exemplify it with a paperweight toy. What is the Kelvin-Helmholtz instability First of all, lets try and understand what is the Kelvin-Helmholtz instability. The Kelvin-Helmholtz instability is not a person with a mental health issue, rather it is the naturally… Read more

  • Tsunamis – top 10 misconceptions

    Tsunamis – top 10 misconceptions

    This blogpost outlines top 10 common misconceptions about Tsunamis. Tsunamis are dangerous events that require effective investment strategies, in order to mitigate damages. 1. Tsunamis are a single huge wave travelling across the sea. People often have the misconception that tsunamis are a singular wave with a huge crest. They think that Tsunamis come plunging… Read more

  • The Fremantle Doctor – The summer sea-breeze cooling down the area around Perth

    The Fremantle Doctor – The summer sea-breeze cooling down the area around Perth

    The Fremantle doctor is not what the name suggest, a person with a doctorate in medicine, rather it is a sea-breeze in western Australia, where cold fresh air from the Indian ocean typically flows through the west coast of Australia around 4 pm in the afternoon. Location of Fremantle within Perth The “Fremantle doctor” name… Read more