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Climate Science for Everyone: heavy snows are expected in a warming world

April 1, 2012

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Water vapor increases as temperature does, even when the temperature is below freezing. This simple fact is why heavier snowfalls are expected in a warming world.

Mathematics: FAIL

March 12, 2012

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"Partial zero emissions vehicle" = mathematics FAIL

Climate Science for Everyone: Carbon dioxide increases in the air are mostly from burning coal, oil, and natural gas

March 6, 2012

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Carbon dioxide has been increasing in the atmosphere for a long time now. Scientists have thoroughly examined all the possible sources - the ocean, land plants, and fossil fuels - and concluded that the increase is the result of burning coal, oil, and natural gas.

Alumni support of Paterno damages Penn State’s reputation

January 19, 2012

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The Trustees protected Penn State's reputation when they unanimously voted to fire Joe Paterno. It's my fellow alumni who are damaging the university's reputation by supporting a coach who failed to meet his moral and ethical responsibilities.