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Sea Ice Extent - Day 113 - 3rd Highest Global Sea Ice For This Day - Antarctic Sets 25th Daily Record For 2015

3rd Highest Global Sea Ice For This Day – Well above one standard deviation.

25th Daily Record for Antarctic – 1.7 million above the 1981-2010 mean. 

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Antarctic Sea Ice

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NCDC Hiding The Decline In US Winter Temperature

Andy DC dug up this 1993 NCDC document, which showed that US winter temperatures had remained essentially constant from 1896 to 1993.

That of course isn’t any use for funding, so they have since altered the data to make it appear to be warming.

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Why we look for faults (in the middle of North America)

Looking for faults in the craton (the old part of the North American continent) can be, well, challenging what with all of the dirt and vegetation covering up so much of the rock.  167 more words

Statement on Oklahoma Seismicity: OGS

Seismic shift: Oklahoma earthquakes caused by wastewater injection

Oklahoma geologists say they now believe the majority of the state’s earthquakes are triggered by the oil and gas industry’s disposal of massive amounts of water underground. 952 more words

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Report: Earthquakes Triggered By Oil, Gas Drilling Shake Over A Dozen Areas In U.S.

LOS ANGELES (AP) More than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling… 408 more words

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Report: Colorado Among Areas Shaken By Man-Made Earthquakes

LOS ANGELES (AP/CBS4) — More than a dozen areas in the United States, including Colorado, have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found. 437 more words

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Congress to Address Hydraulic Fracturing Issues

Congress is holding different committees this week to testify on the advantages and disadvantages of hydraulic fracturing. Elgie Holstein, senior director for strategic planning of the environmental defense fund, will speak. 10 more words

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