12 Jun '12, 6pm

Every state in the U.S. has gotten hotter since 1970 Probably nothing.

Every state in the U.S. has gotten hotter since 1970 Probably nothing.

Our friend, the Sun. (Photo by Jalal Hameed Bhatti.) Something weird started happening to the sun’s cycles in 1970. (Is that the current argument against human-made global warming? Something about sun cycles? I can’t really keep up since it seems to change all the time.) A new report from Climate Central finds that a general warming trend over the last 100 years has accelerated in the last 40. From their report: We looked at average daily temperatures for the continental 48 states from 1912 to the present, and also from 1970 to the present and found: Over the past 100 years, the top 10 states warmed 60 times faster than the bottom 10 (0.26°F per decade vs. 0.004°F per decade), when looking at average mean temperatures. During this timeframe, 45 states showed warming trends, although 21 were not statistically significant. Three states experienced a slight cooling trend. Sin...

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