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We've been reading about how Australia is suffering under some of the highest temperatures in it's history. It's so damn hot that heat maps had to add a new color to describe the phenomenon. The ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 196 comments on Thu Jan 10, 2013 at 08:30 AM PST with 372 Recommends
Its been really, really HOT so far this summer after a very warm winter (by North American standards). But how hot has it been? Well, a government agency that I'm certain a host of radical far ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 232 comments on Fri Jul 06, 2012 at 12:47 PM PDT with 356 Recommends
by jillian
Comment Count 237 comments on Sun Jul 23, 2006 at 09:43 PM PDT with 275 Recommends
When it gets hot, really hot, out here in the Mojave Desert, you can actually smell the heat. Or perhaps it is simply the absence of any distinct odor. As the air heats up, it becomes so dry that it ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 228 comments on Sat Jun 29, 2013 at 03:55 PM PDT with 239 Recommends
First the number of wildfires this winter and spring were unusually high. Then the tornadoes and the extreme storms that hatched them were unusually numerous and destructive. Then the flooding was,
by Steven D
Comment Count 195 comments on Mon Jul 18, 2011 at 09:45 AM PDT with 208 Recommends
HILL CITY, Kan. — This town on the parched plains, best known for its bountiful pheasant hunting and museum of oil history, recently earned a new, if unwelcome, distinction — the center of ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 186 comments on Mon Jul 02, 2012 at 04:06 AM PDT with 181 Recommends
The shrimp is on the barbie in Sydney, and the barbie doesn't need charcoal. Massive expanses of Eastern Australia set new heat records - many of which have eclipsed the prior high temperatures ...
by thenekkidtruth
Comment Count 57 comments on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 12:44 PM PST with 158 Recommends
Washington Post group writer George Will stands out in multiple ways.  In terms of his writing, two arenas seem to rouse his greatest passion: baseball and global warming science denial. These two ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 53 comments on Mon Jul 09, 2012 at 08:12 AM PDT with 98 Recommends
In a paper ‘The year-long unprecedented European heat and drought of 1540 – a worst case’ in the journal Climatic Change an international group of 32 scientists shows that in 1540 Western ...
by BMScott
Comment Count 69 comments on Wed Jul 02, 2014 at 01:21 PM PDT with 96 Recommends
Imagine this was your home town, because sooner or later, events like these are likely in your neighborhood too: Demand for electricity skyrocketed as air-conditioners ...
by jamess
Comment Count 70 comments on Sat Jun 11, 2011 at 11:21 AM PDT with 89 Recommends
So, you're stuck sweating your tail off somewhere in this terrible heat wave? Allow me to bring the chill and in a small way provide some relief in the form of some Wintery shots form last ...
by blueyedace2
Comment Count 66 comments on Sun Jun 30, 2013 at 07:01 PM PDT with 82 Recommends
by Yamaneko2
Comment Count 103 comments on Wed Aug 02, 2006 at 12:28 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
I've been on a roll in my energy saving regime (in response to global warming) and wanted to be able to brag at the end of this long, hot summer, hey, I haven't used my air conditioner at all this ...
by Williston Barrett
Comment Count 147 comments on Fri Jul 06, 2012 at 07:13 PM PDT with 71 Recommends
Are you fracking serious ? Contract negotiations that stretched early into Sunday morning between Consolidated Edison and its largest union have come to an abrupt halt, with the utility saying that ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 41 comments on Mon Jul 02, 2012 at 05:37 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
There is very big news from the land down under: Sydney, 7 February 2013 – Unsubsidised renewable energy is now cheaper than electricity from new-build coal- and gas-fired power stations in ...
by DWG
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 06:05 AM PST with 46 Recommends
New research, soon to be published in Geophysical Research Letters by Thomas Reichler of the University of Utah ...
by JohnnyRook
Comment Count 45 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2009 at 08:49 PM PST with 45 Recommends
It is the Heat... and the Humidity. Many parts of the country are beginning to suffer a "heat wave." This being summer, wherever you are there are going to be dangerously hot days. Heat ...
by DrSteveB
Comment Count 66 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2008 at 08:50 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
This record Heat Wave is effecting more than the poor and the indignant. as of a few hours ago: US heat wave deaths climb to 24, heat to ...
by jamess
Comment Count 29 comments on Sat Jul 23, 2011 at 12:01 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
China has been gripped like a vice by a unrelenting heat wave that has lasted for several weeks now. The city of Shanghai has hit it's all time record high of 40.8 Celsius or 105.4 F and large ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 29 comments on Sat Aug 17, 2013 at 04:20 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Welcome to the eKos Earthship , your one-stop-shop ...
by eKos
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Aug 11, 2010 at 06:52 PM PDT with 38 Recommends