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UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, speaking at the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) in Sendai, Japan, yesterday emphasized the need to "embed Disaster Risk Reduction into the ...
by boatsie
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2015 at 02:32 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Yes, we are having record cold snaps here in the East and Southeast. Global warming must be bunk then, right? Not so fast. Out West, its nice and toasty with unusually warm temperatures . Take a ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 96 comments on Wed Feb 18, 2015 at 08:20 AM PST with 202 Recommends
No doubt by now, you've heard the Science-Illiterates, proclaiming incredulously: If There's Global Warming ... Why Is It So Cold? link to video yaleclimateforum -- Published on Jan 28, 2014 ...
by jamess
Comment Count 68 comments on Fri Nov 21, 2014 at 04:39 PM PST with 197 Recommends
We are a nation of proud gas guzzling, coal burning, hydrofracking freedom lovers. Next to guns, Americans love their cars and trucks more than any other people on earth and the bigger the better (...
by Steven D
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 01:18 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I think its worh noting that the Weather Network is the source for this article about a new study that establishes a strong link between an increase in extreme weather events and Global Warming. ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 11:50 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
It's just stunning. On July 15-16-17 In Tahlequah, eastern Oklahoma; and central Oklahoma; the old all time low record was 69 in 1996, and they hit 59 F that day. Also, the high that day was 68, ...
by Churchill
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Jul 23, 2014 at 08:59 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Next week residents of the upper Midwest will blanketed with a pool of unseasonably chilly air that's likely to set records across the region. Poor man’s polar vortex to make shocking summer ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2014 at 03:26 PM PDT with 113 Recommends
Whose interests is the U.S. Chamber of Commerce really worried about anyways? Ours or their sponsors? Study : New EPA Reg to Cost Half-Trillion in Compliance, 224,000 Jobs Per Year by Tyler ...
by jamess
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 11:01 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
" Denialism " used to have a limited shelf-life . Reality and its evermore costly consequences of such Denial, should give it that once again. Perhaps much sooner than the Deniers dare think. ...
by jamess
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat May 24, 2014 at 11:56 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
Stumbled upon this, this morning. It was quite informative -- some of it was a hoot, to boot. Thought I'd pass it along. How Tornadoes Form Video -- Weather Underground ...
by jamess
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat May 24, 2014 at 10:57 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
The pictures on my Twitter feed are mind boggling: #BosniaFloods triggers more than 3000 landslides, unearths land mines. pic.twitter.com/dIOjnbaGpK http://t.co/boh7CN5krj #SerbiaFloods — Georgie (@
by jan4insight
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun May 18, 2014 at 06:10 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
With adversity, also comes opportunity ... Here's one inventive company, that sees California's growing Drought problem -- and also sees it as a " unmet environmental need " ... one that parched ...
by jamess
Comment Count 108 comments on Sat May 17, 2014 at 09:17 AM PDT with 208 Recommends
Unseasonable Wildfires are bad . [Image Source: Twitter May Have Saved Lives During CA Wildfire Tragedy -- dailygalaxy.com ] Unseasonable Wildfires are bad; so are crops that wither ...
by jamess
Comment Count 120 comments on Fri May 16, 2014 at 02:06 PM PDT with 125 Recommends
Killer flooding, killer tornadoes, killer typhoons, killer heat, killer windstorms, killer droughts, killer snowstorms. That was weather in 2013. Such is the takeaway from the annual report of ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 52 comments on Tue Mar 25, 2014 at 11:36 AM PDT with 194 Recommends
Nevermind, that the ongoing record-setting of extreme temperature datapoints, seem to be telling us another story ... you know, when you look at the WHOLE Globe: 'Polar vortex' or not, last month ...
by jamess
Comment Count 32 comments on Sat Feb 22, 2014 at 09:48 AM PST with 13 Recommends
ABC's This Week with George Stephanopoulos began with a segment on extreme weather in the U.S. After a run down of the blizzards in the east and drought in the west, there was a panel discussion ...
by cocinero
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Feb 16, 2014 at 10:01 AM PST with 32 Recommends
This is your planet. This is fossil fuels.
by citisven
Comment Count 95 comments on Thu Feb 13, 2014 at 08:15 AM PST with 192 Recommends
Unless you've been under a rock for the last week, you've been inundated with "coverage" of the recent cold temperatures affecting the eastern United States. Allow me to sum up: "Boy is it cold out ...
by Turbonerd
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 11:46 AM PST with 25 Recommends
Global climate is a closed system which traps, holds and distributes energy that manifests itself in weather. When extra energy is added to the climate system, the system behaves more energetically. ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Jan 13, 2014 at 07:54 PM PST with 5 Recommends
My email inbox is exploding with repeatedly forwarded and, no doubt, fossil fuel industry generated climate denial propaganda. The nutjobs are out in force because it's cold and snowing in January.
by Puddytat
Comment Count 59 comments on Sat Jan 04, 2014 at 01:53 PM PST with 37 Recommends