According to computer models studied at MIT, a hurricane of extreme magnitude could be generated above a lake or ocean whose temperature exceeds 120 degrees Fahrenheit. Scientists predict disastrous conditions, with winds approaching the speed of sound. Some theorize that such a hurricane, spawned by an asteroid impact, may have caused Earthís ice age. Antarctica. Deep below the frozen surface of the Ross Sea, a sub-glacial volcano erupts. Above it, a geothermal power plant faces certain destruction. Heading the disaster-relief team is USAF Colonel Tom Reed, who must use every technological tool at his disposal to keep environmental conditions under control. But as the waters heat up, a global disaster of apocalyptic proportions is brewing - a hurricane that could darken the skies and literally tear the earth apart. Between technology and nature, itís war. For Colonel Reed and his crew, itís a suicide mission.
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Review: Zero HourUser Review - Kristine Sprunger - Goodreads
It had everything, it was good ... but, somehow, it was a near miss. Read full review
Review: Zero HourUser Review - Kristin Lundgren - Goodreads
An interesting thriller, set in Antarica, about a new hurricane theory - one on hurricanes developing over superheated water. Such hurricanes, called supercanes, could theoretically destroy life. Some ... Read full review