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The Weekly Carboholic: NE Pacific clouds observed to amplify warming

July 31, 2009

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NE Pacific clouds observed to amplify warming Skeptical Inquirer publisher calls Inhofe’s list uncredible The ozone hole has reduced ocean CO2 absorption Clinton Climate Initiative and Microsoft partner on Project 2° We might as well drive Model-Ts The question of whether clouds are a positive or a negative feedback is one of the biggest remaining […]

Bonner & Associates forges documents in opposition to climate bill

July 31, 2009

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There are many people and organizations in the United States who oppose the American Climate and Energy Security Act (ACES), and many of them have mailed letters, written emails, and called their Representatives and Senators in an effort to convince their legislator to vote against ACES. Some of ACES’ opponents have deep enough pockets that […]

The greening of a high alpine lake

July 31, 2009

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Earlier this week, for the first time in at least eight years, I revisited one of my favorite places on the Earth that I’ve yet experienced. It’s a snowmelt-filled, glacier-carved alpine lake just below treeline in Rocky Mountain National Park. It’s surrounded by tall cliffs and you have to scramble over boulders to get to […]