Daily Archives: September 21, 2010

Summer Ends In The Arctic At -23.1°C

JAMSTEC Buoy POPS-13 latest 2010 weather data 09/21/0800Z    83.546°N    3.595°E   -23.1°C   1009.1mb http://psc.apl.washington.edu/northpole/POPS13_atmos_recent.html -26°C on the ice sheet in Greenland. http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=72.58000183,-38.45000076 The Death Spiral moves forward relentlessly.

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The Great Chicago Fire Was The Little One That Day

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Chicago-fire2.jpeg On October 8, 1871 (before global climate disruption) the city of Chicago burned to the ground. What is less known is that several other much larger fires occurred the same day.

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“Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before”

We were taught as kids that we could do anything, be anything, accomplish anything. The power of positive thinking. Kids now are taught that they and their families are destroying the planet, and that they should probably move into a … Continue reading

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Is The Ice Getting Thicker?

“There are claims coming from some communities that the Arctic sea ice is recovering, is getting thicker again,” Mark Serreze, director of the Colorado-based centre, told Postmedia News on Wednesday. “That’s simply not the case. It’s continuing down in a … Continue reading

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Rednecks Love A Good Fireworks Show!

How can Obama get his approval ratings up? Next July 4th he could do this: Moon photo : http://www.campchesterfield.net/

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Three Of The Four Snowiest Winters Occured During The Past Decade


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Arctic Minimum Occured On September 8

http://arctic.atmos.uiuc.edu/cryosphere/timeseries.anom.1979-2008 Ice area is a better gauge (than extent) of the length of the melt season, because it is affected less by the wind blowing the ice edge around. As you can see, after  September 8, formation of new ice … Continue reading

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America’s Largest Fire – 100 Years Ago

During the summer of 1910 (before global climate disruption had kicked in) Idaho and Montana had a three million acre fire. It was the largest forest fire in American history. Maybe even the largest forest fire ever. No one knows … Continue reading

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Albedo Feedback In The Arctic?

Ice cover is near its minimum in The Arctic. The Sun is also setting in the Arctic. Put those two pieces of information together, and it becomes clear that the September minimum has very little effect on the Earth’s shortwave … Continue reading

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Freeze Is The New Melt

“Stop the presses! Arctic melt ain’t over ’til it’s over.” Joe Romm – September 18, 2010

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