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My Irma Story - Part 1

“Two hits so far. Karma’s a bitch. Lol”

That’s the email I received from my ex on Tuesday night, September 5, barely 12 hours before Hurricane Irma began to terrorize the BVI. 1,654 more words

Island Life

Race Report: New Balance Bronx 10, New York, September 24, 2017

by Paul Thompson (pictures by Shamala Thompson)

The past few years, 2015 and 2016, I’ve run this race the weather conditions were perfect. This year they weren’t. 969 more words


The Real Effect of Climate Change

As a resident of the Midwest I cannot believe the weather that we have had this past week. 90 degrees in September??? It’s unreal that there are still ignorant men out there who could deny that the climate of our Earth is changing. 355 more words


The best US cities to live in to escape the worst effects of climate change

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

A safe haven sounds like a good idea right about now.

Somewhere warm, but not too warm; free from roof-toppling hurricanes and ground-rumbling earthquakes; close to a river or ocean, but far enough to avoid the threats of flooding and sea level rise. 1,205 more words

Money Matters

William Bartram and the Nature of Florida

There’s something about explorers who ventured into the New World that always grips my imagination. Maybe it’s because men could leave home for years, move from place to place, free to be the souls they were born to be. 468 more words


How to dress for the Swiss Climate

I’ve lived in Switzerland for over a year now, and during that time I’ve experienced a variety of different weather from summer storms to winter snow; with the temperature ranging from blistering hot to well-below freezing, so I thought I would share my tips for how to dress for the Swiss climate, throughout the seasons. 860 more words


Climate change predictions: What went wrong? 

They could perhaps have taken more notice of this paper by Spencer and Braswell six years ago, which found that Earth’s atmosphere is more efficient at releasing energy to space than models used to forecast climate change have been programmed to “believe.” 345 more words