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New federal report warns of more extreme weather disasters in the US – Honolulu Star-Advertiser


Honolulu Star-Advertiser

New federal report warns of more extreme weather disasters in the US
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Firefighter Jose Corona sprays water as flames from the Camp Fire consume a home in Magalia, Calif. A massive new federal report warns that extreme weather disasters, like California's wildfires and 2018's hurricanes, are worsening in the United States.
Climate Change Puts US Economy and Lives at Risk, and Costs Are Rising, Federal Agencies WarnInsideClimate News
Climate report warns of grim economic consequences, worsening weather disasters in USFox News
National Climate Assessment Warns Of Worse Extreme Weather Disasters, Contradicts President TrumpThe Inquisitr
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More radioactive fracking waste could be coming to Michigan

More radioactive fracking waste could be coming to Michigan Proposed tenfold increase in allowed radioactivity for so-called TENORM waste coincides with a request made by a large Wayne County landfill …

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Is Antarctica becoming more like Greenland? – Science Daily


Science Daily

Is Antarctica becoming more like Greenland?
Science Daily
Meltwater is now ponding on the surface of Antarctica's inland ice and in larger and more numerous ponds on the ice shelves surrounding the continent. This creates stresses that could break up the the ice shelves, which buttress inland ice from flowing
New study highlights complexity of warming and melting in AntarcticaPhys.Org
Though a desert, there is much to learn from AntarcticaBlair Enterprise Publishing
There's Something Hot Hidden Under East AntarcticaLive Science
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Devastating California wildfires leave 74 dead, more than 1,000 others unaccounted for

The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning for California through Sunday as humidity drops and wind gusts could get up to 40 mph in the Camp Fire zone. The Camp Fire ignited Nov. 8 …

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Making Chicago more prepared for extreme weather – Northwestern University NewsCenter


Northwestern University NewsCenter

Making Chicago more prepared for extreme weather
Northwestern University NewsCenter
We may not be able control the timing or severity of extreme weather, but we can control how well we're prepared. With funding from the National Science Foundation, a multidisciplinary research team from Northwestern University, University of Illinois

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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
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China and Russia are eyeing up Antarctica — and experts say Australia should be more concerned – ABC News


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China and Russia are eyeing up Antarctica — and experts say Australia should be more concerned
ABC News
The state of the art RSV Nuyina — which was floated last month — will primarily support Australia's scientific research team in Antarctica, but it also has another purpose: shoring up our territorial claim to 42 per cent of the icy continent, where

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Experts predict more severe weather in coming years – Duluth News Tribune


Duluth News Tribune

Experts predict more severe weather in coming years
Duluth News Tribune
Already in the past 20 years it has been markedly wetter and windier in St. Louis County, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's storm event database. The increasing intensity and frequency of severe weather is a trend
Climate change causing extreme weatherPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Federal lawyers: Gulf oil leak spills much more than estimated

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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New Study Suggests Extreme Weather Will Become More Common – Claims Journal


Claims Journal

New Study Suggests Extreme Weather Will Become More Common
Claims Journal
Persistent weather conditions, including dry and wet spells, generally have increased in the United States, perhaps due to rapid Arctic warming, according to a Rutgers-led study. Persistent weather conditions can lead to weather extremes such as

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