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The Weather Channel @TWC uses large rodent to warn of Tornadoes – no joke

The Weather Channel uses large rodent to warn of Tornadoes – no joke Sometimes you just have to laugh, this is one of those times. This is both hilarious and sad at the same time. Perhaps they are trying for…

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Something else to worry about: road salt and climate change

Scientists examine link between surface-water salinity, climate change Syracuse University Ph.D. candidate Kristina Gutchess authors paper on impact of road salts on Tioughnioga River watershed The interplay between surface-water salinity and climate change in Central New York is the subject…

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FLASHBACK: Russian meddling circa 1943 via the NYTimes

FLASHBACK: Russian meddling circa 1943 via the NYTimes The full-page ad below was run by the Communist Party USA in the New York Times on February 24, 1943. The featured author is CPUSA head Earl Browder (grandfather of ex-US citizen…

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Study: Medieval Climate Change Existed in Africa

From the Institute for Hydrography, Geoecology and Climate Sciences comes this paper that is just one more piece of evidence that the Medieval Warm Period was global, and not regional. Mapping Medieval Climate Change in Africa: Continental warming, coastal cooling…

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