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Image: Mint Images/REX/ShutterstockThanks for visiting the brand new normal: For that third straight year, Arctic ocean ice peaked in a record low-level throughout the winter months, scientists stated Wednesday. Arctic ocean ice cover arrived at its annual peak extent on March 7, the nation's Ice and snow Data Center (NSIDC) stated, at 5.57 million square miles. This is actually the cheapest within the 38-year satellite...
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Hurricane Matthew strikes Florida on March. 7, 2016.Image: nasaWhen Hurricane Sandy designed a devastating left hook in to the Mid-Atlantic on March. 29, 2012, killing nearly 150 people and causing about $70 billion in damage, a story required hold within the weather community and also the media that made its method to Capitol Hill. U.S. weather models were late in forecasting that storm's bizarre track...
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Millionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel seen in the National Press Club in Washington on March. 31, 2016.Image: Lo Scalzo/Environmental protection agency/REX/ShutterstockClimatic change is really a subject that is affected with "groupthink," and cries out to have an "open debate" among scientists. Oh, and in addition it may not be real. This really is all of this based on Peter Thiel, a Facebook board member and...
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Show of support for climate action after President Trump was elected.Image: Elshamy/AP/REX/ShutterstockThe Trump administration is apparently within the midst of a heated debate over whether or not to remain dedicated to the Paris Climate Agreement. (Cue "should I stay or should I go.") That pact, that was negotiated at the end of 2015 and joined into pressure in November 2016, may be the first climatic...
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Satellite image showing an iceberg calving in the Pine Island Glacier on Jan. 31, 2017.Image: nasaAn iceberg how big Manhattan has cleaved from Antarctica's quickly melting Pine Island Glacier around the southwest coast from the continent. NASA released the brand new data showing the iceberg's birth on February. 15, although the imagery was acquired between Jan. 26 and Jan. 31. The company states "in regards...
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Feb
Image: Shutterstock / Concept PhotoThe United states doe has had lower its public-facing employee directory, which makes it much more hard for journalists and people from the public to discover emails and make contact with figures for agency personnel. The move, that was announced to agency contractors on Wednesday and implemented Thursday morning, was confirmed within an internal email distributed to Mashable. Making federal scientists...
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Feb
Ecological Protection Agency administrator-designate, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is viewed on Capitol Hill in Washington on Jan. 18, 2017Image: Applewhite/AP/REX/ShutterstockIn the poem "The Hollow Men," T. S. Eliot famously authored: "This is one way the planet ends. Not in an instant, however a whimper." It appears the Trump administration might be going for a cue out of this prose, potentially killing off global warming...
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Satellite image showing a number of storms churning within the N. Atlantic.Image: nasaAlthough this winter continues to be downright tame across large areas of the eastern U.S., exactly the same can't be stated for a lot of The European Union. At this time, an very effective jet stream helps to spawn one massive North Atlantic storm to another, getting hurricane pressure winds to areas of...