edatoakrun
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Re: IT IS 3 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT

Wed Sep 21, 2016 11:28 am

Click the link to see the graphic illustration of by how much last Winter was the outlier for hottest ever
recorded:
Streak of Record-Hot Temps Adds Another Month

The unprecedented streak of record-hot months that the world has experienced over more than a year just tacked on one more month: Data released Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration showed last month was easily the hottest August on record.

That makes 16 straight record-hot months, unparalleled in NOAA’s 137 years of record-keeping. The previous record streak was only 10 months, set in 1944. NASA’s data, released earlier, also said August was record hot, not to mention tying for the hottest month the planet has ever recorded...

Though there are still several months left in the year, it is a virtual certainty that 2016 will be the hottest year on record, and by a significant margin...

http://www.climatecentral.org/news/reco ... onth-20715
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edatoakrun
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Re: IT IS 3 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT

Thu Jan 26, 2017 11:17 am


The Doomsday Clock just advanced, ‘thanks to Trump’: It’s now just 2 ½ half minutes to ‘midnight.’


It's now 2 ½ minutes to “midnight,” according to the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, which warned Thursday that the end of humanity may be near.

The group behind the famed Doomsday Clock announced at a news conference that it was adjusting the countdown to the End of it All by moving the hands 30 seconds closer to midnight — the closest the clock has been to Doomsday since 1953, after the United States tested its first thermonuclear device, followed months later by the Soviet Union's hydrogen bomb test.

In announcing that the Doomsday Clock was moving 30 seconds closer to the end of humanity, the group noted that in 2016, “the global security landscape darkened as the international community failed to come effectively to grips with humanity’s most pressing existential threats, nuclear weapons and climate change.”

But the organization also cited the election of President Trump in changing the symbolic clock...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/spe ... r-1&wpmm=1

http://thebulletin.org/doomsday-dashboard
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Re: IT IS 3 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT

Thu Jan 26, 2017 8:16 pm

Sadly they blame Trump more than Un
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2 bar lost at 35,339 miles, 25 months.
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