What NASA's Blue Marble Photo Reveals About Climate Change

In fact, it's likely that the week that photo was taken will prove "the driest first week in recorded US history." Indeed, it followed on 2011, which showed the greatest weather extremes in our history—56 percent of the country was either in drought or f Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Harry A Farr - Feb 8, 2012 - 4:24 AM PST
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Patricia L'Herrou
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by Patricia L'Herrou - Feb. 11, 2012

i'd like to have seen the comparison satellite photos here, so that i could see the differences for myself, and, as well, have nasa's thoughts on these. also i wish more knowledgeable people were used to comment on the economic conflict of fossil fuel providers.

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Walter Cox
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by Walter Cox - Feb. 12, 2012

A single photograph really means nothing. Yes, the United States enjoyed a dry January. On the other hand, the European continent is buried in snow--neither fact counts for much in the larger discussion of climate change. This story is full of facile statements that have almost become cliche--NO real science.

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Harry A Farr
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by Harry A Farr - Feb. 11, 2012
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