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California may face ‘significant risk’ from dam

California may face ‘significant risk’ from dam “Repair contracts will have to be awarded by June and workers will have to have the spillway in solid enough shape by Nov. 1, the experts warned. “This is a very demanding schedule, … Continue reading

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The longest stretch of no sunspots since 2009

The longest stretch of no sunspots since 2009 | Behind The Black “The Sun just completed its longest stretch, 15 days, without sunspots since 2009, suggesting once again that the solar minimum is coming much sooner than expected. So far this year … Continue reading

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Please, Polly Wants More Sun 

Portland, OR: As of mid-March we have accumulated more than our yearly rain fall and clouds have hidden the sun except for 40 hours of delightful radiant warmth. The sun is out today, maybe we get another 10.  

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Did National Weather Service knowingly mislead public in snow storm forecast? – Too Much Faith in Science 

The agency’s blizzard forecasts this week were off the mark Source: Did National Weather Service knowingly mislead public in snow storm forecast? – CBS News Sign of the times: 1) Fearless girl stands in front of stationary bull. 2) If … Continue reading

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Living on Lake Ontario

“There’s cold, and then there’s “my entire house is covered in ice and looks like an outtake from ‘Frozen’” cold.This igloo — er, house — is in Webster, New York, just outside of Rochester. ” Source: Yes, this is a real … Continue reading

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Scott Pruitt causes an uproar by contradicting the EPA – No Kidding, He Sued The EPA – That’s Not Agreement

Heads explode and people turn to stone as Pruitt speaks. “‘I would not agree that it’s a primary contributor to the global warming that we see,’ Pruitt said of human-caused pollution.” Source: On climate change, Scott Pruitt causes an uproar … Continue reading

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Warren Buffett: In The Real World Global Warming not impacting Berkshire’s insurance biz – Rates Fall

Buffett said there’s not enough evidence climate change is affecting weather to make him alter Berkshire Hathaway’s insurance underwriting. Source: Warren Buffett: Global warming not impacting Berkshire’s insurance biz “Buffett delivered a similar assessment in last year’s annual letter to shareholders. … Continue reading

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