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Trump Encouraging Violence

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Every year, global sea ice extent -- the simple sum of Arctic SIE and Antarctic SIE -- has two maxima.The first, lower maximum, usually occurs sometime in July. The second, higher maximum, in November.This year's first maximum is a record low:

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Dept of Wrong Predictions -- No Tricks Zone edition

The denier blog No Tricks Zone was sure, almost seven years ago, that global cooling was coming.They even compiled

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Welcome to Science Hell, Professor

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On July 30th the Wall Street Journal published an op-ed by David R. Henderson and John H. Cochrane, whoever they are, titled "Climate Change Isn’t the End of the World: Even if world temperatures rise

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It's supposed to be 107°F here again in Salem -- that was yesterday's high, a record -- and on top of that there is noticeable haze in the air, which meteorologists say is due to wildfires in British Columbia and in the mountains east of Salem. Here's a view of the haze here:

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The ocean heat content (OHC) for the 2nd quarter of 2017 has been published, and it shows strong warming from a year ago.Data: 0-700 m;

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I mean, come on people.

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Oregon Dept of Transportation says traffic could be congested in Oregon for up to a week, on I5, the major north-south route here. Glad I live right under the path of totality. My sister and her family in Portland are coming down, a day early. Sleeping in the back yard.

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Just south of Yachats:

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https://amp.businessinsider.com/climate-change-will-cost-future-generations-trillions-2017-7

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via Stefan Rahmstorf on Facebook:

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http://foreignpolicy.com/2017/07/14/in-landmark-move-gop-congress-calls-climate-change-direct-threat-to-security/amp/

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https://www.livescience.com/59797-antarctica-larsen-c-iceberg-space-image.html

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The White Whale:http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/larsen-iceberg_us_59660d73e4b03f144e2f53b2

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Geostorm, 2017:

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RSS has posted a FAQ about their version 4.0 changes for the lower troposphere temperature anomaly, here.Roy Spencer says, yeahbut, their new numbers (+0.18 C/decade, up from +0.12 C/decade) are still nowhere close to the model calculation of 0.27

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As you may have heard, the team from Remote Satellite Systems (RSS), which like UAH has a model that attempts to calculate atmospheric temperatures, has a new version for the lower troposphere, version 4.0, upgraded from version 3.3.  He

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"A Man Who Knows Everything"

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How Deaf Schizophrenics Hear Voices

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Did you know there is no simple formula for the circumference of an ellipse?Earlier I wanted to calculate (don't ask) the average speed of each planet in its orbit. So I wanted to calculate the circumference of its elliptical orbit around the Sun. For the Earth the eccentricity is small, 0.0167, so it's almost a

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This upcoming TV series looks good, unless all the jokes are in the trailer. Due September 10th.There's a new Star Trek series coming too, Star Trek Discovery, which somehow doesn't look as good:

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Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin) just demonstrated why private health insurance cannot provide necessary care to all Americans -- and, what's worse, while doing so he doesn't seem

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I like this, from Scott Denning's Twitter profile (@airscottdenning):"Tweeting about the 3 S's of Climate Change: Simple. Serious. Solvable."

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