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Letter to the editor: Polar Vortex related to climate change

April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

From Katya Gordon

Two Harbors

Today a friend and I skied the Korkki trail. Once again, conditions were perfect and once again, I wondered how long winter is going to last! While even snow-lovers like me are getting just a bit tired of our burie…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Experts say Americans are becoming weather wimps

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON (AP) — We’ve become weather wimps.

As the world warms, the United States is getting fewer bitter cold spells like the one that gripped much of the nation this week. So when a deep freeze strikes, scientists say, it seems more unprec…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Experts say Americans are becoming weather wimps

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON (AP) — We’ve become weather wimps.

As the world warms, the United States is getting fewer bitter cold spells like the one that gripped much of the nation this week. So when a deep freeze strikes, scientists say, it seems more unprec…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Climate change may have positive effect in ND

November 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Climate change may not be such a bad thing for North Dakota.

While other states report the negative effects of climate change, Adnan Akyuz, a North Dakota State climatologist, said the implications in North Dakota have made the climate m…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

OPINION: Why don’t US farmers believe in climate change?

July 24, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Even though agriculture is a major contributor to global warming, it may not matter whether farmers believe in the problem. Continue Reading

Wetlands research offers look at climate change

July 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN, N.D. Mother Nature is full of competitions that cause species to rise and fall with shifting climate conditions in the prairie potholes pockmarking the James River Valley. Continue Reading

President links Keystone XL pipeline approval to carbon emissions

June 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama says that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline project from Canada to Texas should only be approved if it doesn’t worsen carbon pollution. Continue Reading

Obama aims to tackle pollution, climate change

June 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama declared the debate over climate change and its causes obsolete Tuesday as he announced a wide-ranging plan to tackle pollution and prepare communities for global warming. Continue Reading

LETTER: SD legislator shows scientific ignorance

June 8, 2013 in The Daily Republic

How do idiots like this get elected?
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Warming Lake Superior already affecting fish

May 23, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Warm water might already be changing the makeup and distribution of fish in Lake Superior, a new study suggests. Continue Reading