- Save the Monkey Puzzle TreeWildfires in Chile are threatening the Monkey Puzzle trees (Araucaria araucana) some of which are over a thousand years old. Chile has been in an 8 year drought that is largely blamed on global warming. “Faced with this critical situation, there is no choice but to assume that the lack of water resources is a […]
- China And Climate ChangeIn a unique statement, the ranking weather official for China has come out publicly about global warming. The BBC reports: Climate change could have a “huge impact” on China, reducing crop yields and harming the environment, the country’s top weather scientist has warned, in a rare official admission. Zheng Guogang told Xinhua news agency that […]
- California Running DryCALIFORNIA — Jay Famiglietti, a senior water scientist at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California said, “As our ‘wet’ season draws to a close, it is clear that the paltry rain and snowfall have done almost nothing to alleviate epic drought conditions. January was the driest in California since record-keeping began in 1895. Groundwater […]
- Save the Monkey Puzzle Tree
- What was an Ohio corn farmer doing in Abu Dhabi?By Rebecca ShawFred Yoder, Ernie Shea and A.G. Kawamura representing the North American Climate Smart Agriculture Alliance at the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture in Abu Dhabi. Climate smart agriculture is still a new concept – but it won’t be for long. In the past year alone, there have been several key developments that […]
- “Naomi Klein wants to stick it to the man. I want to stick it to CO2.″By Gernot WagnerBy Jonathan Derbyshire, Prospect Magazine's The world of ideas. Why is it so difficult to get people to worry about climate change? After all, the science is pretty unambiguous—pace the climate change “deniers”. Part of the problem, according to a new book, “Climate Shock,” by the economists Gernot Wagner and Martin L Weitzman, […]
- Understanding Preemption in the Lautenberg ActBy Richard DenisonRichard Denison, Ph.D., is a Lead Senior Scientist. By far the most difficult and contentious aspect of the debate over reform of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) is the extent of federal preemption of state authority. The range of positions on this is truly gigantic, from zero preemption (Senator’s Boxer’s consistent position) at […]
- What was an Ohio corn farmer doing in Abu Dhabi?
- February 2015 National OverviewPlease see February 2015 National Overview report for more information.
- February 2015 Global AnalysisPlease see February 2015 Global Analysis report for more information.
- February 2015 DroughtPlease note that the values presented in this report are based on preliminary data. They will change when the final data are processed, but will not be replaced on these pages.
- February 2015 National Overview
- It's 'full spin ahead' for soil moisture mapperThe 20-foot (6-meter) "golden lasso" reflector antenna atop NASA's new Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) observatory is now ready to wrangle up high-resolution global soil moisture data, following the successful completion of a two-part procedure to spin it up to full speed. Mission controllers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, on Thursday, March […]
- It's 'full spin ahead' for soil moisture mapper
- Smoke from Wildfires in Southern ChileSmoke from a wildfire in southern Chile was moving over the Atlantic Ocean when the Terra satellite captured this image on March 29, 2015.
- Smoke from Wildfires in Southern Chile
Monthly Archives: June 2011
By admin | Published: June 22, 2011
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