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How Scientists Got Climate Change So Wrong – The New York Times

For decades, most scientists saw climate change as a distant prospect. We now know that thinking was wrong. This summer, for instance, a heat wave in Europe penetrated the Arctic, pushing temperatures into the 80s across much of the Far…

Bone-Chilling Arctic Blast Expected To Blast The U.S. Next Week

Get ready for the big chill. Record-breaking, teeth-rattling temperatures are on tap for next week as an Arctic blast sweeps across much of the country, according to forecasts. “The National Weather Service is forecasting 170 potential daily record cold high…

A Sleaze Storm Spewing From Tom Steyer’s Clean, Green Campaign

Greenie billionaire Tom Steyer, who inexplicably got himself a perch on the last Democratic debate podium despite no real support, has been involved in a rapid-fire series of sleaze scandals. His latest is open bribery, even if, as the Associated…

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ADAPTATION: Richer places add armor, sand. People in poorer ones leave

Storm surge and rising seas threaten homes across coastal communities. But a community’s response to those risks is influenced by multiple factors, including geography, property values, socioeconomic status and racial diversity.

NASA sees Nakri strengthen into a Typhoon

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Former Tropical Storm Nakri strengthened into a Typhoon in the South China Sea on Nov. 8, 2019. NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over the region and found Nakri appeared more circular and more organized.

NASA-NOAA satellite finds a weaker, transitioning Tropical Storm Halong

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Halong continued to weaken and is transitioning into an extra-tropical cyclone. NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible image of the less organized storm.

NASA observes Tropical Storm Matmo in North Central Bay of Bengal

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Bay of Bengal, Northern Indian Ocean and found that Tropical Storm Matmo was positioned in the center of that body of water.

NASA-NOAA satellite finds Tropical Storm Nakri affecting Kalayaan

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over Tropical Storm Nakri and captured a visible image of the storm in the South China Sea. Although the bulk of the storm was not over any land areas, Nakri’s southwestern quadrant was over the island of Kalayaan, Palawan.