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Olympics: Warmest and Coolest Years on Record (Infographic)

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Chart shows average high and low temperatures of Olympics sites since 1924. Read More
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Down Under scorching: Australia experiences warmest year on record

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http://www.enn.com — Australia had its warmest year on record, with annual temperatures 1.2 degrees Celsius (2.16 degrees Fahrenheit) above the 1961-1990 average, according to a new analysis from Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Read More
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World Sufferes Warmest November on Record

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http://www.enn.com — Last month was the warmest November on record, according to new analysis from the NOAA. Temperatures were 0.78 degrees Celsius (1.40 degrees Fahrenheit) above the average November in the 20th Century. Global temperatures are on the rise due to climate change caused primarily by burning fossil fuels, but also by deforestation and land-use change. Read More
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Unprecedented Arctic warming: Average summer temperatures in last 100 years may be warmest in 120,000 years

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Average summer temperatures in the Eastern Canadian Arctic during the last 100 years are higher now than during any century in the past 44,000 years and perhaps as long ago as 120,000 years, says a new study. Read More
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Lake Erie: Warmest in summer, coldest in winter

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Dr. Michael Twiss, professor at Clarkson University, on examining Lake Erie, the Great Lake most impacted by summer hypoxia (the loss of oxygen at the bottom that affects fish and other living communities): “Lake Erie, the shallowest of the Great Lakes, is warmest in summer and coldest in winter,” he says. “These extremes make it a good environment to predict how the lakes will change with global Read More
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Warmest summers in last two decades in northern latitudes were unprecedented in six centuries

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Through developing a statistical model of Arctic temperature and how it relates to instrumental and proxy records derived from trees, ice cores, and lake sediments, scientists have shown that the warmest summers in the last two decades are unprecedented in the previous six centuries. Read More
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February 2013 Was World's 9th Warmest on Record

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Last month was among the top 10 warmest Februaries for the planet since record keeping began in 1880, scientists say. Read More
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2012 warmest and second most extreme year on record for the contiguous United States

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — In 2012, the contiguous United States (CONUS) average annual temperature of 55.3°F was 3.2°F above the 20th century average, and was the warmest year in the 1895-2012 period of record for the nation. The 2012 annual temperature was 1.0°F warmer than the previous record warm year of 1998. Read More
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