Thu, 2006-12-21 10:46Kevin Grandia
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Send some Christmas cheer, kind of

With more news out today that ski hills are snowless and people are golfing in Toronto, Canada, send a little Christmas cheer to your friends with a “Save White Winters ” Christmas card from the folks at
Thu, 2006-12-21 08:42Ross Gelbspan
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Get These Poor Guys Some Sominex!

Bears have stopped hibernating in the mountains of northern Spain in what may be one of the strongest signals yet of how much climate change is affecting the natural world.
Thu, 2006-12-21 08:38Ross Gelbspan
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Glad Tidings -- Not!

The Rutford Ice Stream of western Antarctica slips about a metre (3 ft) a day towards the sea but the rate varies 20 percent in tandem with two-week tidal cycles.
Thu, 2006-12-21 08:33Ross Gelbspan
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Trading Scheme Lets the Rich Get Richer

The huge profits from that trading scheme will be divided by the chemical factory’s owners, a Chinese government energy fund, and the consultants and bankers who put together the deal from a mansion in the wealthy Mayfair district of London
Wed, 2006-12-20 17:33Richard Littlemore
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Random weather notes

Mark Twain once said, “Climate is what we expect; weather is what we get.”

But when you keep getting weather you weren’t expecting, at what point do you (or your government) begin changing expectations about climate?

The following idle catch-all is entirely anecdotal – it is, perhaps, just a series of climate coincidences – but you have to wonder how many of these “one-off” weather events must occur before the dwindling world community of climate change deniers acknowledges that something is amiss.


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