16 May '11, 4pm

NASA: April tied for 4th hottest on record globally

NASA: April tied for 4th hottest on record globally

NASA’s James Hansen: “One sure bet is that this decade will be the warmest” on record 2010 Study: Global warming is driving increased frequency of extreme wet or dry summer weather in southeast, so droughts and deluges are likely to get worse Two seminal Nature papers join growing body of evidence that human emissions fuel extreme weather, flooding that harm humans and the environment NOAA: Monster crop-destroying Russian heat wave to be once-in-a-decade event by 2060s (or sooner) NCAR’s Trenberth on the link between global warming and extreme deluges : “There is a systematic influence on all of these weather events now-a-days because of the fact that there is this extra water vapor lurking around in the atmosphere than there used to be say 30 years ago. It’s about a 4% extra amount, it invigorates the storms, it provides plenty of moisture for these storms and it’s unfort...

Full article: http://climateprogress.org/2011/05/16/nasa-hottest-april-...

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WATCH: Celebs Record Charity PSA for Japan Relief

WATCH: Celebs Record Charity PSA for Japan Relief

ecorazzi.com 16 May '11, 4pm

It has been a little over two months since the tsunami hit Japan and caused unprecedented devastation, but lots of work st...