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UK flooding driven by soaring temperatures in Greenland, study says | Science | News | The Independent

Parts of Greenland have seen a 10C rise in the last 20 years and the resulting effect on the jet stream is bringing floods and Arctic weather to the UK There is a growing body of ‘pretty scary’ evidence that … Continue reading

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Climate Change causes Gulf Stream Slow Down results in coldest Easter ever in UK

Update 102215 Record Cold ‘Blob’ in North Atlantic: Sign of Future Climate Woes?  Some scientists are saying new data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration could point to weakening of a North Atlantic ocean current Update 103013 Last week,  … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Ahead

The sun has once again added to the ionospheric turbulence with several C-class flares propelling several more batches of plasma on the solar wind detected by the GOES 13 & 15 (http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/kp_3d.html) shown as the global magnetic field disturbance index … Continue reading

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US Navy Develops Electro-magnetic Rail Gun

Like the super futuristic guns used by the baddies against Arnie in the movie ERASER the US Navy has developed the ship-borne version of this weapon. The positive aspect of this attempt to vindicate the failed Reagan “Star-Wars” anti-ballistic missile … Continue reading

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Remember Climategate? What an Absolute Pile of Dung

posted by gatekeeper50 02/25/2011 01:15:36 PM PST The US government’s biggest critic of global warming is Sen. James Inhofe of Oklahoma, the top Republican on the environment committee, who has called global warming “the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the … Continue reading

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Moon Bomb not a Dud

Sometimes science is so cool it’s too shy to show itself in Hollywood proportions  Many were disappointed that there wasn’t a huge explosion when the so-called bomb hit the moon.  Perhaps many young would-be scientist didn’t get that need thrill … Continue reading

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NASA Successfully Launches Aries 1-X

Did you watch it?  It was the launch of the next generation of space flight rocket boosters on NASA-TV that will supplant the Russians Soyuz program now relied on to get supplies and passengers to the International Space Station when … Continue reading

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Methane gas foaming up in the Arctic Ocean

While the continuing economic crisis grabs the world’s attention ("World Wide Worry" proclaims today’s Boston Globe) amid global market panic, Mother Nature is busy responding to humankind’s lighting the fuse on rapid climate change.  Just as the policies of Reagan’s … Continue reading

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Pileated woodpeckers and owls at nature

      A video full of pileated woodpeckers and owls. 

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Ducks ducking and an eagle scores a meal

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