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Hellfire In California, Double Hurricane In Gulf — But Are Cheap Clean Energy & Electric Cars “Too Expensive”?

We are in 2020. It is not 2040. It is not 2050. It is not 2100. And it is certainly not 2200! Humans, so far, are a brief blip on the timeline of Earth. Yet, we have a horrible problem assuming that everything will be fine and dandy for us forever simply because we’ve been here longer than we remember

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Shell Halts Offshore Drilling as U.S. Gulf Coast Braces for Hurricane

It was about 280 miles (450 km) east-southeast from the mouth of the Mississippi River and moving at 13 mph, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center. At 11 a.m. EDT (1500 …

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The Atlantic Ocean is now hurricane fuel

warmer ocean temperatures may provide ample fuel for the approaching peak of hurricane season. Of note, temperatures in a critical zone of the Atlantic called the “Main Development Region …

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Hurricane Chasers: An Immigrant Work Force on the Trail of Extreme Weather – The New York Times

Hurricane Chasers: An Immigrant Work Force on the Trail of Extreme Weather  The New York Times

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Extreme Weather 2019: Could Two Tropical Weather Patterns Indicate The Beginning of Hurricane Season? – International Business Times

Extreme Weather 2019: Could Two Tropical Weather Patterns Indicate The Beginning of Hurricane Season?  International Business Times

Two tropical weather patterns, dubbed Invest 98L and Tropical Depression Five, suggest that the hurricane season could soon begin in the United States.

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Designers are reinventing hurricane maps for an era of extreme weather – MIT Technology Review


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Designers are reinventing hurricane maps for an era of extreme weather
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Uncertainty is a part of the weather forecasting business. Advancements in forecasting have allowed us to improve the accuracy of our models and reduce that uncertainty, which led forecasters to predict Sandy's unusual path and intensification eight

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Hurricane Michael shuts down 40 percent of Gulf oil production. What will it do to gas prices?

Despite dramatic storm images and precautionary measures, there were healthy supplies of oil inventories in the U.S. Gulf Coast prior to the storm. In recent years, fracking has chipped away at …

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NASA’s Hurricane Florence Flooding Images Show Extraordinary Amounts of Debris Flowing Into Ocean

As this huge amount of debris makes its way to the ocean, it can have disasterous effects, like dead zones. “In the discharges after hurricanes Floyd and Matthew, these dead zones grew large enough to …

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Gulf oil leak caused by Hurricane Ivan spills much more than thought, federal lawyers say

Federal government lawyers say a 14-year-old leak is releasing much more oil each day into the Gulf of Mexico than officials previously claimed, and it may be getting worse. A Friday court filing in a …

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Above-Average Hurricane Season Expected This Year In US

An above-average hurricane season — with regard to the likelihood of a major hurricane striking the mainland — is facing the US this year, according to a new report from meteorologists at Colorado State University.

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