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It seems counter-intuitive, but it seems like these Scientists are saying heat up the Arctic air above normal -- and that "normal" polar air has to go somewhere ... Study Links Polar Vortex Chills ...
by jamess
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Sep 03, 2014 at 07:41 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
We often find PRI's (Public Radio International) Science Friday ®, with host Ira Flatow right there. Making sense of it all. This last Friday, Ira had a thought-provoking segment -- discussing ...
by jamess
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun May 25, 2014 at 08:07 PM PDT with 23 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
As pollwatcher so adeptly showed us, in a recent post: #######################################################
by jamess
Comment Count 27 comments on Sat Apr 19, 2014 at 04:05 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
If the planet is warming -- how can it be so damn cold out there, in the winter? Well the connections are complex, but they are not unfathomable (to science and physics literates.) 'Polar vortex' ...
by jamess
Comment Count 47 comments on Sat Jan 04, 2014 at 09:24 PM PST with 139 Recommends
We are seeing a concerted and organized effort to make the new film "Waiting for Superman" the means of defining the discussion on education. When combined with the corporate sponsorship and ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 126 comments on Wed Sep 22, 2010 at 05:18 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
Of all the things I've ever heard anyone say about John Edwards, something Kate Michelman said has stuck with me the longest and has been proven true again and again by Edwards himself. Kate, the ...
by Persiflage
Comment Count 82 comments on Tue Oct 02, 2007 at 04:16 PM PDT with 35 Recommends