... expensive drought in its history. But can the 2011 Texas heat wave be attributed to global warming?
Most scientists are careful not ... between the [extremely hot outliers or extreme] heat waves and drought conditions." They also point out that summer, "when most ...
News Article - 01/31/2012
... 2031 and 2060 due to climate change-induced drought and heat.
The U.S. is getting plenty of both this year. Just Sunday, the ... at Millstone shows they can still be vulnerable to heat waves.)
About 40 percent of the nation's fresh water use goes toward energy ...
News Article - 08/15/2012
... prime the forests for devastating wildfires when the summer heat arrives.
Even in a relatively quiet year, Colorado's weather keeps the ... the year, but particularly a lack of extreme wintertime cold waves. Some of our mountain valleys used to see temperatures below 40 degrees ...
News Article - 08/22/2012
The U.S. death toll from heat waves made more intense by climate change will rise by 150,000—just in the 40 ... century.
Unless strong measures are adopted to reduce heat-trapping carbon dioxide emissions and those cities ramp up procedures to ...
News Article - 06/06/2012
... (one thimbleful) of oil was burned to keep me toasty. The heat came from water that had been brought nearly to a boil in a ... sinuous and folded in on themselves in orange and yellow waves that seemed to move in slow motion.
When I stepped back, Bohnert was ...
News Article - 11/15/2012
News Article - 03/07/2012
... up sources in case the plant remains idle during a summer heat wave.
In part because of its critical role in Southern California's ... a small amount of radiation leaked from a steam generator heat transfer tube. Further inspection revealed excessive wear on some of the ...
News Article - 05/29/2012
... Collapses .
( August 23, 2018 )
Extreme Heat Wave Sweeps the Globe
John H. Cushman Jr., ICN's managing editor, ... OnPoint about the climate change footprint on the deadly heat wave sweeping the globe.
( July 26, 2018 )
Protecting Kids ...
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