Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected … – Science Daily

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May 172017
 

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Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected …
Science Daily
An oystercatcher nest is washed away in a storm surge. Australian passerine birds die during a heatwave. A late frost in their breeding area kills off a group of …

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East Antarctica Ice Sheet More Vulnerable To Melting “Than Expected” – CleanTechnica

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Jan 022017
 

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East Antarctica Ice Sheet More Vulnerable To Melting "Than Expected"
CleanTechnica
Going on a mix of climate modeling, satellite observation, and on-site measurement, new research has indicated that East Antarctica's ice sheet may be more vulnerable to melting “than expected.” The recent work — the result of a team led by Jan

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Avian Flu Outbreak Expected in Europe and Asia – Nature World News

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Dec 012016
 

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Avian Flu Outbreak Expected in Europe and Asia
Nature World News
Deputy Director General of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) Matthew Stone told Reuters that North America, especially the United States where bird flu last year led to the death of about 50 million poultry, should also prepare for new cases.
Japan culling 230000 more birds to stop avian fluBangkok Post
H5N8 avian flu outbreak expands to EgyptCIDRAP
Avian Flu Still Causing Problems in West AfricaThePoultrySite.com
AgWeb –BlackburnNews.com –Manitoba Co-operator
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It’s not just Antarctica — why Greenland could also melt faster than expected – Washington Post

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Apr 052016
 

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It's not just Antarctica — why Greenland could also melt faster than expected
Washington Post
Last Wednesday, a blockbuster new study in the journal Nature changed our understanding of the forces affecting ice melt in Antarctica and significantly increased expectations of the ice sheet's future contributions to sea-level rise. But the news may
Antarctica, a claim that is likely not true according to NASA's findings – Pompano Beach Daily ScienceDaily Star Gazette
Antarctica alone may lift seas a meter by 2100: studyBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)
Study warns of potentially catastrophic impacts from Antarctic ice meltWorld Socialist Web Site
Gulf Times –SILive.com –News24
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Promises, Promises: Climate INDCs Actually Better Than Expected

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Nov 042015
 

INDC types of mitigation commitment (wri.org)

As November begins, promises from individual countries to the United Nations have addressed nearly 90% of the world’s current greenhouse gas emissions. The world consensus aims to reduce and stabilize them in order to keep earth’s temperatures from climbing higher than two degrees Celsius by 2100. Since the preindustrial 18th century, temps have already risen about 0.9 C. [&hellip

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Tesla Model S Price Dropping In Europe, Sales In Europe & China Expected To Be Double US Sales

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Mar 232014
 



It’s unclear why, but Tesla Model S prices in Germany and the Netherlands are being cut substantially. One reason postulated by some is relatively low sales in much of Europe. Notably, Elon Musk said a month ago that Tesla expected to be selling about twice as many cars in China and Europe than North America by the end of the year. He also talked about getting logistics for sales to China and Europe smoothened out and rolling strong in the first half of this year. For more, check out that article above again and check out this Planetsave repost:

Tesla Sales In China & Europe Expected To Be Double North American Sales (via Planetsave)

This was reported by Elon Musk on Tesla’s last financial call, but it seems to have slipped under the radar. Reuters recently ran a short article on the news, which made me think I should as well. As Tesla moves into the European and Chinese markets…

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19-Year-Old Parker Liautaud Expected to Set World Record in Antarctica – ABC News (blog)

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Dec 252013
 

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19-Year-Old Parker Liautaud Expected to Set World Record in Antarctica
ABC News (blog)
Parker Liautaud will break a world record if he is able to complete his attempt to ski to the South Pole. But the 19-year-old Yale University student said he has something a little more prosaic on his mind as he makes the epic trek. “New Haven Pizza is
Teenager, 19, sets new world record by skiing from coast of Antarctica to Mirror.co.uk
Yale student traveling to Antarctica on footWTNH
Student sets world record for fastest journey from Antarctica coast to South PoleExpress.co.uk
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2000 expected for Earth Day event – Fredericksburg.com

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Apr 132013
 

2000 expected for Earth Day event
Fredericksburg.com
Now in its 10th year as an organized observance here, Earth Day on the Rappahannock features exhibits, vendors, food, crafts, family activities and more—all focused on conservation and sustainability. It runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the park on

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Fracking trade secrets arguments heard by Casper judge; ruling expected in 60 … – Casper Star-Tribune Online

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Jan 272013
 

Fracking trade secrets arguments heard by Casper judge; ruling expected in 60
Casper Star-Tribune Online
The case centers on whether the commission was justified in granting several trade secret exemptions to companies that employ hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” in Wyoming. Fracking is an oil and gas production technique in which companies pump water

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