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Far from the Arctic, Venezuela's last glacier melts away

This weekend, I was reading The Economist in the tiny alpine country of Lichtenstein with a wide view over the mountains. Although snow had started to dust the peaks, a good amount had melted away. 1,310 more words

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Fast regrowth in Arctic sea-ice outpaces recent years — Watts Up With That?

Ron Clutz writes at Climate Change Dispatch: Arctic Sea Ice Surges Back During First Half of October Consider the refreezing during the first half of October through yesterday, adding an average of 96k km2 per day.

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Fast regrowth in Arctic sea-ice outpaces recent years

Ron Clutz writes at Climate Change Dispatch:

Arctic Sea Ice Surges Back During First Half of October

Consider the refreezing during the first half of October through yesterday, adding an average of 96k km2 per day. 202 more words

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Animals at risk of extinction due to climate change

“Almost no seal pups, dependent on sea ice, survived in Canada’s Gulf of St. Lawrence during the ice-free years of 1967, 1981, 2000, 2001, and 2002.” 88 more words

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What Scientists Won't Tell You About Climate Change

In a new report from the Union of Concerned Scientists, “scientists” have been spreading “facts” about the “apparent” climate change that will occur in the distant future. 159 more words

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Moose

For those pursuing the subsistence lifestyle, fall is the busiest time of the year.  Gardens that were planted in early summer are ready to be harvested and stored, final preparations and additions are made to the wood pile and people go out in the country searching for game.  1,176 more words