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Can We Talk About the Weather?

Can We Talk About the Weather?

Why do we talk about the weather so much? The simple answer is, of course, it’s always there. Nearly everyone you meet has experienced some extremes of weather. Everyone has a story of being caught in a downpour, of having their umbrella whipped inside out by wind. “The blizzard of …

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Climate Change: Changing the Shape of Florida

Climate Change: Changing the Shape of Florida

You know it’s bad when Florida governor Ron DeSantis, a long-time climate change denier, is hiring scientists, and what he calls “resilience consultants,” to prepare for the ongoing and coming impacts of global warming on the state. As a low-lying state, surrounded on three sides by the ocean, Florida is …

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Second Hurricane of the Season Reaches India

Second Hurricane of the Season Reaches India

As reported earlier, hurricane season is predicted to be rough again this year for both the United States, and the rest of the world, with more storms and stronger and more destructive ones. The United States has already had its first named tropical storm, Arthur, in the middle of May. …

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What to Expect From This Year’s Fire Season

What to Expect From This Year’s Fire Season

With all that has happened, and continues to happen this year, it may be hard to remember that back in January, the world was ravaged by seasonal wildfires. The summer months will bring more hot, dry weather, and the fires will return. How bad will they be this year? The …

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Will Summer Weather Halt the Pandemic?

Will Summer Weather Halt the Pandemic?

As warmer weather heats up the United States, many of us are wondering if COVID-19 will take a summer vacation. After all, cold and flu infections spike during late fall and winter, so it seems at least possible that the coronavirus will behave the same way. Here’s what we know …

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