Cold snap stunts corn, soybeans - Wisconsin
A week after experiencing record heat and significant field progress, crop watchers across Wisconsin are seeing stunted corn and soybean growth due to a recent cold snap.Claim: Burning a liter of gas increases ocean volume by 647 liters | JunkScience.com
Monday’s report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture said that cities statewide — including Madison — set record-lows for daytime temperatures Saturday. The capital city's average temperature of 67 degrees last week if five points below the traditional mark.
One single liter of petroleum gas burned may add 647 liters of sea volume.Baffin Bay polar bear status – waiting for the count | polarbearscience
Here’s a quick summary of the status of Baffin Bay polar bears, a subpopulation I’ve not previously discussed in detail. Nothing especially earth-shattering here, except perhaps to wonder about the involvement of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in a new helicopter survey of the region.Germans, Danes pay 300% more than Americans for electricity — courtesy of wind, solar mandates | JunkScience.com
From the Wall Street Journal’s “Europe’s Renewable Romance Fades”Eco Violence "Direct Action" Openly Advocated - Climate Change Dispatch • Climate Change Dispatch
"Sometimes you have to shed blood" "There's certain times to use peaceful tactics, and certain times to use more aggressive tactics" "I'm on the non violent side... I have nothing against violence... it could be necessary". Enviro hippies and anarchists gather for a supposedly "non violent direct action" training session, just prior to the kayak floatilla organized by Portland Rising Tide.