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The Pentagon must prevent its mounting climate casualties

The Hill 16 Aug 2022
‘May the best woman win’ Trump has tarnished his administration’s legacy and betrayed the GOP ... Rear Admiral (ret.) Tim Gallaudet is the former deputy administrator at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and assistant secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere.
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La Nina could persist this winter for the 3rd straight year, something that’s only happened ...

Summit Daily 16 Aug 2022
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association/Courtesy image ... La Niña’s greatest influence on weather and climate is during the winter, but National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Emily Becker indicated the climate pattern could have a minor role in the monsoon season by possibly creating an earlier start in the southwest U.S.
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Hurricane center begins tracking a system in the Caribbean

Finger Lakes Times 16 Aug 2022
Large dust plumes are still pushing west of Africa and into the Caribbean, preventing the Atlantic basin from becoming a hurricane nursery, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s SAL forecast shows ... Last week, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ...
photo: AP / Manish Swarup
An Indian Video journalist reports standing next to models of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)'s Geosynchronous Satellite launch Vehicle (GSLV) MkIII at Satish Dhawan Space Center after the Chandrayaan-2 mission was aborted at the last minute at Sriharikota, in southern India, Monday, July 15, 2019
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Satellites are Tracking Rivers of Garbage Flowing Across the Oceans

Universe Today 16 Aug 2022
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) states there is no part of the world left untouched by ocean debris ... These microplastics were collected by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association Marine Debris Program in 2011 via a manta trawl in four tributaries feeding into the Chesapeake Bay ... A Guide to Plastic in the Ocean.
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La Nina could persist this winter for the 3rd straight year, something that’s only happened three times in over 70 years

Post Independent 16 Aug 2022
La Niña’s greatest influence on weather and climate is during the winter, but National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Emily Becker indicated the climate pattern could have a minor role in the monsoon season by possibly creating an earlier start in the southwest U.S.
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Earth Had Its 6th-Hottest July and Year To Date On Record

Slashdot 16 Aug 2022
July 2022 was the world's sixth-hottest July on record, according to NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information ... The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports ... The average global land and ocean-surface temperature was the sixth-warmest year to date on record, at 1.55 degrees F (0.86 of a degree C) above average.
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Stunning video shows tornado-like waterspout off Florida coast

Sandhills Express 16 Aug 2022
The natural phenomenon is called a waterspout, which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration describes as a “whirling column of air and water mist.” While “fair weather” waterspouts are typically associated with milder weather, ...
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Large 'cannibal' explosion on the sun sent billions of tons of plasma hurling to Earth: ...

The Daily Mail 16 Aug 2022
CMEs are large expulsions of plasma and magnetic field from the sun's corona – the outermost layer of a star's atmosphere ... The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) experts are expecting G1- (minor) to G2-class (moderate) geomagnetic storms, which will likely produce auroras as far south as New York and Idaho ... RELATED ARTICLES ... .
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Solar array installed on JPSS-2 satellite

Phys Dot Org 16 Aug 2022
On July 26, in a clean room at the Northrop Grumman facility in Gilbert, Arizona, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Joint Polar Satellite System-2 (JPSS-2) let out several loud pops as each of the five panels of its solar array detached from the body of the satellite and then unfolded, stretching out to its full 30-foot length.
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1 man dead, his brother missing after jumping from 'Jaws' bridge in Martha's Vineyard

Yahoo Daily News 16 Aug 2022
EDGARTOWN, Mass ... Coast Guard. The body of the 26-year-old was recovered early Monday ... Coast Guard Station Woods Hole ... The teams used side scan sonar, which detects objects or anomalies on the ocean floor through sensors that send and receive pulses to map the sea floor, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.Story continues.
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LinkedIn Silences More Climate Skeptics

Principia Scientific 16 Aug 2022
Wrightstone had posted data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) that showed current atmospheric concentrations of CO2 to be at low historical levels when compared to Earth’s paleoclimatic record ... The Energy Information Administration breaks down “the of ...
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Is hurricane season starting earlier? Some scientists think so

Yahoo Daily News 16 Aug 2022
Matthew Rosencrans, lead seasonal hurricane forecaster at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center, said earlier research has suggested that the beginnings of hurricane seasons aren’t tied closely to climate change but instead are driven by high-activity periods for hurricanes.
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How West Coast residents should prepare for the threat of a tsunami

Yahoo Daily News 16 Aug 2022
“Tsunamis are an unusual series of powerful, moving and extensive increases of water that can be expected following a locally felt earthquake — or something as far away as a South Pacific island volcano,” Dave Snider, tsunami warning coordinator for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, told Yahoo News.
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Orcas, so far, have stayed away from oil spill site near San Juan Islands

North Shore News 16 Aug 2022
... worst possible places for endangered orcas, an ocean pollutants expert says ... Coast Guard is co-ordinating with San Juan Island-based Sound Watch and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to monitor the location of the orcas and is ready to keep the orcas away.
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Climate Change Is Forcing Georgia Peach Farmers to Explore New Varieties

Treehugger 16 Aug 2022
"One of the interesting things happening is we're starting to see new crops come into Georgia," Pam Knox, an agricultural climatologist at the University of Georgia, told National Geographic ... We're also growing olives in Georgia, which we couldn't do before." ... "Climate at a Glance." National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ....

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