Tag Archives: climate

Arctic Sea Ice Melting and Pennsylvania Weather

The Snow,Water, Ice, and Permafrost in the Arctic, or SWIPA, has released a report on their 5 year study. Highlights have been summarized in this powerful video.

I recommend Peter Sinclair’s Climate Denial Crock of the Week  for those concerned about climate change. understand

 

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Looking at Texas Flood with LandSat

Houston, Texas area has seen major rainfall and flooding.  This gif animation shows LandSat images of the Brazos River on May 4, 2013 and May 28, 2016 after the recent Texas storms.  (NASA link)

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Brazos River: normal and May 28, 2016 flood

Climate Change – Evidence and Causes

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The National Academy of Science and the Royal Society have issued a report on the evidence and causes of climate change. This readable 35 page document provides a primer on global warming, explaining the science in a clear and concise manner.

Obama Announces Climate Action Plan