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Global Warming Is Messing with the Jet Stream. That Means More Extreme Weather. – InsideClimate News


InsideClimate News

Global Warming Is Messing with the Jet Stream. That Means More Extreme Weather.
InsideClimate News
The findings suggest that summers like 2018, when the jet stream drove extreme weather on an unprecedented scale across the Northern Hemisphere, will be 50 percent more frequent by the end of the century if emissions of carbon dioxide and other climate …
Cutting aerosol pollution may lessen extreme weather even with warmingNew Scientist
Controlling future summer weather extremes still within our graspScience Daily
How a warmer Arctic could lead to more extreme weatherDeutsche Welle
National Geographic
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How Deep Is Oil And Gas Industry Commitment To Cut Methane Leaks?

Social cost of carbon is one of the most challenging concepts to wrap one’s head around when talking about climate change. SCC, for short, is inherently nebulous, an effort to assign a current dollar …

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Pitt receives DOE grant to pilot fracking wastewater treatment solution

The University of Pittsburgh received a $ 1.76 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to pilot a new method of treating hydrofracturing wastewater, according to a release from the university. …

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Explainer: what any country can and can’t do in Antarctica, in the name of science – The Conversation AU


The Conversation AU

Explainer: what any country can and can't do in Antarctica, in the name of science
The Conversation AU
Antarctica is owned by no one, but there are plenty of countries interested in this frozen island continent at the bottom of the Earth. While there are some regulations on who can do what there, scientific research has no definition in Antarctic law

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2 Solar Ovens Reviewed

Solar ovens use a free source of energy which produces no emissions of any kind — sunlight. It isn’t only saving money on fuel and reducing emissions that makes solar ovens appealing, though. Jim says the heat from a solar oven is more moderate and the food he prepares doesn’t get dried out as much. Both men agree food made in a solar oven tastes better

CleanTechnica

Yamaha V Star 650 Common Oil Leak Fix

Who doesn’t like the idea of getting a decent motorcycle for under $ 2,000? That was certainly the case for our friend Kenny, who recently purchased a pretty neglected 2003 Yamaha V Star 650 for even l…

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