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130 Years

Watch the video below and see if you can see where the warming stops: (seen at the wonderful APOD site)

“Perpetual Ocean” from NASA

Here is a pretty awesome video from NASA showing a 3D earth view of global ocean currents as they were from June 2005 to December 2007.  It is fascinating to watch the behavior of both large and small features and how they interact.  Notable for neighbors of the Atlantic ocean is the Gulf Stream bringing…

Power Shift 09 and Capital Climate Action

Over 12,000 people are expected at a student climate conference this weekend and today over one thousand will gather today in Washington DC. The focus of the DC protest is the local coal fired plant that powers capitol buildings heat and air conditioning. The target is symbolic, and congress has preemptively agreed to switch the…

James Hansen on DemocracyNow!

I found this YouTube clip via Crooks and Liars of James Hansen on Democracy Now. It also contains some highlights of other Democracy Now interviews, including one of Science Blogs’ own Chris Mooney. He talks about the political muzzling he has experience under both parties during his time at NASA. (But don’t the denialists tell…