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13 THE PROCESSES BEHIND FLUX IN CLOUD COVER

THE DISTRIBUTION OF CLOUD

The map below has been edited by the author, adding red lines drawn freehand, to outline the darker areas over the oceans where cloud is, on average, less dense. 5,413 more words

A Cloudy State of Mind

After days of heavy rain, the gray cloud cover begins to lift.

The land remains sodden, sighing heavily.

Moisture rises like smoke signals from the hollows. 55 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Global Warming

Scientists stunned to find what’s really causing Greenland’s ice loss

Scientists have achieved a tremendous breakthrough in understanding the gradual loss of the Greenland ice sheet, and they’ve determined that clouds are what’s accelerating it. 270 more words

Environment

2 ASSESSING CLIMATE CHANGE IN YOUR OWN HABITAT

Immediately beneath this sentence is the interface of the ESRL Website at: http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/cgi-bin/data/timeseries/timeseries1.pl

The interrogation that is entered in the form relates to sea surface temperature at 20-40° south latitude around the entire globe (0-360° longitude) taking into account every month of the year adjusting for the reducing circumference of the Earth as latitude increases, presented as a plot. 1,272 more words

Hill of Honey: Forest Recovery on Madagascar’s Central Highlands

This post was co-written by Leighton Reid and Chris Birkinshaw after a three-day field trip in the tampoketsa with Cyprien Mandriamanana and Jeannie Raharimampionona.

A narrow, paved road winds north from Antananarivo through a high, windswept plain.

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Tropical Ecological Restoration

Rocky lives in my soul!!

OMG!! This week I have really felt like my old self, something I never thought would happen – Ever!!!

I do this thing where every morning I try to march on the spot, little baby marches while I brush my teeth.  248 more words

Peter C's Blog

all ’bets are on

..

about face,
backwards –
cloud cover be
damned.
evidently,

fear will follow.
glow while you
have the skin for
it. don’t tan;
just

kick the can, and… 60 more words