User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
Category: High Temperatures
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Amazon Pretends to Care About Climate. Until It’s Time to Build a New Headquarters. 17.12.2017 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by The Huffington Post and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. When Amazon kicked off a bidding war for its second North American headquarters in September, the company laid out a vision of its perfect suitor. The ideal city would have more than a million people, mass transit, an […]
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Warm day breaks temperature records in Los Angeles with 'no whisper of a rain chance' 16.12.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Friday’s warm weather pushed temperatures high enough to break records for the date in Los Angeles.

The mercury climbed to 81 degrees at Los Angeles International Airport, breaking the record for Dec. 15 that was last set in 2013, when the airport recorded a temperature of 80 degrees.

This week...

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Yet Another Group of Scientists Just Said We Are the Ones Screwing the Weather 14.12.2017 Mother Jones
For the first time in the six years the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society has published its annual extreme event report, it has found that certain events could not have happened without human-caused climate warming. Weather researchers say that in 2016, climate change led to record global heat, extreme temperatures across Asia, and a marine heat wave off the coast of […]
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The week that winter arrived in Minnesota 8.12.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
On Monday we saw record high temperatures around Minnesota -- and then a cold front turned rain into ice and snow.
Ravaged by the 2003 Cedar fire, Harbison Canyon offers lessons for Northern California 27.11.2017 LA Times: Commentary

During the last month’s heat wave, residents of Harbison Canyon tried not to worry.

Ed Humerickhouse went for his midday walk. Mary Manning designed a flier for the Lion’s Club while the children in her home daycare napped. Shirlee McAndrews drove to El Cajon for a swim, and Eutha and Bill Scholl...

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Temperature could break record on Sunday 26.11.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Christmas is less than a month away but the metro area could see a record breaking 73 degrees on Sunday.
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Saturday’s temperatures should be cooler and less windy than yesterday 25.11.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Don't worry, you can put your windbreaker back in the closet.
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Southern California will be roasting on Thanksgiving Day 23.11.2017 LA Times: Commentary
Thanksgiving heat could set records in Southern California.
Thanksgiving feast: 3.5 tons of free turkey served at Colorado Convention Center 23.11.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
More than 150 volunteers will help serve 7,000 pounds of turkey all all the trimmings at The Salvation Army community Thanksgiving feast at the Colorado Convention Center on Thursday.
Thanksgiving heat wave: Denver faces possible record high temperature 23.11.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Amateur Turkey Bowl devotees can toss footballs in short sleeves this Thanksgiving due to a possible new heat record in the Mile High City.
2017 extreme weather raising America’s concern about climate change 21.11.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Americans are connecting the dots between extreme weather and climate change.
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Galaxy-cluster collisions result in celestial fireworks 8.11.2017 New Kerala: Technology
Galaxy-cluster collisions result in celestial fireworks
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U.S. scientists' report contradicts Trump team on global warming 4.11.2017 LA Times: Commentary
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U.S. report contradicts Trump team: Warming is mostly man-made 3.11.2017 LA Times: Environment

A massive U.S. report concludes that evidence of global warming is stronger than ever and that more than 90% of it has been caused by humans.

The conclusion contradicts a favorite talking point of senior members of the Trump administration.

A 477-page report released Friday said it's "extremely...

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US report contradicts Trump team: Warming mostly man-made 3.11.2017 AP Politics
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A massive U.S. report concludes the evidence of global warming is stronger than ever and that more than 90 percent of it has been caused by humans....
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A Deceptive New Report on Climate 3.11.2017 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
True, the U.S. has had more heat waves in recent years—but no more than a century ago.
How Climate Change Is Already Affecting Health, Spreading Disease 31.10.2017 NPR: Morning Edition
For decades, scientists have predicted how climate change will hurt people's health. Now an international team of researchers say they're already seeing some of the damage.
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Scientists From Around The World Report On Health Effects From Climate Change 31.10.2017 NPR Health Science
A big, international team of scientists has come together to assess how climate change has affected people's health around the world in the past few decades. A rise in heat waves and weather-related disasters threatens the health of millions each year.
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Climate change fueling disasters, disease in ‘potentially irreversible’ ways, report warns 31.10.2017 Washington Post
The report in the British medical journal “The Lancet” called climate change a “threat multiplier” that hits the world’s most vulnerable communities the hardest.
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Doctors: Global warming is taking a toll on people's health 31.10.2017 AP Top News
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Global warming is hurting people's health a bit more than previously thought, but there's hope that the Earth - and populations - can heal if the planet kicks its coal habit, a group of doctors and other experts said....
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