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Global Warming

Global Warming Is Slowing Ocean Currents

Climate scientists Michael Mann and Stefan Rahmstorf announced the findings of their new study yesterday, which shows that the rapid melting of the polar ice has slowed down currents in the Atlantic Ocean, particularly since 1970. 157 more words

Environment

So much happening ...

What a time to be handicapped by lack of access. Enormous strides on every front, action in every arena.

Malcolm died. In the westerns the big question is boots on or boots off. 374 more words

Climate: Melting Arctic ice is likely slowing key ocean current

Influx of cold, fresher water could tip climate scale

Staff Report

FRISCO — Earth scientists have long speculated that a massive infusion of cold and relatively fresh water into the North Atlantic could disrupt a key climate-regulating ocean current, with huge consequences for adjacent land areas. 686 more words

Climate And Weather

Climate Change is like an Unwashed Dish. Don't believe me?

You probably already know that global warming is not a myth, nor an April fools trick. It’s a growing concern that we and future generations are facing. 1,907 more words

Popular Culture

An excerpt from The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

An excerpt from The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

The last novel Ernest Hemingway saw published, The Old Man and the Sea has proved itself to be one of the enduring works of American fiction. 569 more words

Fish and Visitors Travel Faster in the Gulf Stream

Are there any American historical figures more endearing than Ben Franklin?  Who else could pull off kite-flying in thunderstorms, pithy suggestions about pennies and early bedtimes, and “diplomacy” with the French (ladies), yet still appear affable and erudite?  947 more words

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