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Global Warming's Killing Frost?

Updated: 11/24/2008 - You may have noticed, in fact, that Al and his pals, having given up on the sun, no longer even warning of global warming. Now it’s “climate change.”

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Himalaya Glaciers - Climate vs Local Pollution

Posted: 11/24/2008 - A report by the UN Environment Program had claimed that the cause of the melting glaciers was not global warming but the local warming effect of a vast “atmospheric brown cloud” hanging over that region, made up of soot particles from Asia’s dramatically increased burning of fossil fuels and deforestation.

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Look to Sunspots - Not Carbon Dioxide - to Predict Climate Cycles

Updated: 11/20/2008 - Over the last few years, the evidence that sunspots on our sun are directly related to climate change on earth has been steadily increasing. In contrast the argument that man-made carbon dioxide (CO2) is causing warming does not fit the facts at all.

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President-elect Obama Needs to Reconsider His Climate Outlook

Posted: 11/19/2008 - A flawed outlook on climate change (formerly known as Global Warming - which, whoops, has not occurred since 1998 - and HUMAN induced warming on a GLOBAL scale has never been proven) has been popularized in the mainstram media (regardless of the facts). Unfortunately, the 'global warming misinformation' still resonates among those not willing or able to research the facts.

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Alaskan Glaciers Grow for First Time in 250 Years

Posted: 11/19/2008 - A bitterly cold Alaskan summer has had surprising results. For the first time in the area’s recorded history, area glaciers have begun to expand, rather than shrink.

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Hard Freeze Warning for Southeast Alabama

Updated: 11/18/2008 - A hard freeze watch is in effect from late Tuesday night through Wednesday morning for counties in southeast Alabama, east Georgia and northwest Florida.

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Prominent Scientists Criticize NBC and AP Sea Level Forecasts

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Green Week is upon us again, time for more global warming scare-mongering by the NBC family of networks. Nearly two dozen prominent scientists from around the world have denounced a recent Associated Press article promoting sea level fears in the year 2100 and beyond based on unproven computer models predictions.

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Inside the Global Warming Controversy - Consider Both Sides

Posted: 11/17/2008 - Many proponents of the IPCC’s (United Nation's climate panel) AGW (human induced global warming) hypothesis consider the evidence for their theory incontrovertible and view it as “settled science.” However, the “skeptics” are by no means without credentials. They are former NASA scientists, university professors, physicists, climatologists, and National Academy of Science researchers, who are highly respected in their fields.

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"An Inconvenient Truth" may soon become "Never Mind"

Posted: 11/17/2008 - Al Gore launched 'An Inconvenient Truth' at just the right time to exploit fears that Hurricane Katrina was a sign of things to come...But, once again, the climate refuses to behave as the alarmists predicted: The past two years have seen a “remarkable” downturn in hurricane activity.

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Slowdown in Greenland

Posted: 11/17/2008 - The ice movement in western Greenland over the past 17 years has slowed significantly.

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Is Our Climate Changing? A Study of Long-Time Temperature Trends

Updated: 11/17/2008 - Thanks to Richard Mackey and John McLean this blast from the past. This 1933 paper, ”Is our climate changing? A study of long-term temperature trends” by J B Kincer of the U S Weather Bureau in Washington DC published in the Monthly Weather Review Vol 61 pages 251 to 259, has an eerie resonance with the current debate.

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Relief in Sight for California Firefighters

Updated: 11/17/2008 - Despite weakening Santa Ana winds, the fire danger will remain extremely high across Southern California until a shift to onshore flow Tuesday allows for a rise in humidity levels and a fall in temperatures. Since Thursday night, fires have destroyed hundreds of homes and forced the evacuation of over 10,000 people.

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Dirty Brown Clouds Impact Glaciers, Agriculture And The Monsoon

Posted: 11/16/2008 - Tornadoes can form when hurricanes make landfall, as their winds at ground level slow down, while the winds near the top keep their momentum. Data from 2004 show this tendency seems to have increased. Residents of hurricane-stricken areas should prepare for the eventuality of tornadoes.

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Using Radar, Meteorologists See Increase in Hurricane-Made Tornadoes

Posted: 11/16/2008 - Tornadoes can form when hurricanes make landfall, as their winds at ground level slow down, while the winds near the top keep their momentum. Data from 2004 show this tendency seems to have increased. Residents of hurricane-stricken areas should prepare for the eventuality of tornadoes.

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