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Hottest. Month. Ever.

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): Posted at http://www.pennfuture.org/UserFiles/PDFs/Facts_vol14no15_20120815.pdf. Unless you live on a different planet, you probably weren’t surprised to learn that July 2012 was the hottest month ever recorded in the lower 48 states. And it wasn’t just the heat. As … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Dealing with Warm-ageddon in Summer 2012

Tom Joseph, Public News Service-PA (posted at http://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php?/content/article/27551-1) (07/23/12) HARRISBURG, Pa. – So far this summer, stifling heat and oppressive humidity have been in the forecast as often as not, in Pennsylvania. Dr. Amanda Staudt, climate scientist with the National … Continue reading

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Environmental Run-Down: News, Resources, Fun Stuff

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org):   We’re hot as hell and we’re not going to take it anymore Bill McKibben, author, Eaarth:Making Life on Tough New Planet and co-founder of 350.org outlines steps to take in trying something else which might help … Continue reading

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Ready or Not, Climate Change, and Climate Displacement, is Happening

Shared by Faith and Public Life (http://www.faithinpubliclife.org):   By Alice Thomas – The Hill, Congress Blog August 18, 2010 http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/energy-a-environment/114817-ready-or-not-climate-change-and-climate-displacement-is-happening   The devastating floods in Pakistan have claimed the lives of at least 1,500 people and rendered millions more homeless … Continue reading

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