Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Most Ice Gain Ever Recorded | Real Science
With a few weeks of growth still to occur, the Arctic has blown away the previous record for ice gain this winter. This is only the third winter in history when more than 10 million km² of new ice has formed.
Good News About Polar Bears « NoFrakkingConsensus
Why don’t polar bear activists recognize a success story when they see one?...The website of the David Suzuki Foundation includes a 2012 photo of staff associated with its Vancouver head office (additional offices are located in Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal). The photo includes 47 people:
The snow-capped Northeast - The Washington Post
[photos] People across the Northeast dig their way out of the piles of snow, some up to 40 inches deep, that fell over the weekend.
Snow-weary Northeasterners warned about potential collapses of over-burdened roofs
In Connecticut, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said the number of reported roof collapses across Connecticut had grown to at least 16 by early evening on Monday, up from five in the morning.
Terence Corcoran: The price of Keystone may be a carbon tax | Financial Post
It is time Canadians became aware of the giant trap being set in Washington over Keystone. The short version is this: The president approves Keystone, greatly expanding the flow of Canadian oil sands production into the United States. In return, however, Canada has no choice but to accept a carbon tax at home as part of a grand bargain.

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