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2012: Top Ten Signs of a Warming World

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Another year, another set of climate records. Here are the top ten signs you are living in a warming world, 2012 edition: 1. Hot enough for you? Though it’s only mid-December, it’s already clear that 2012 will be the hottest year on record for the contiguous United States. “The warm November virtually assures that 2012 will be the warmest year on record in the U.S.,” the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently observed.

2012: Top Ten Signs of a Warming World

by Elizabeth Kolbert
New Yorker

Another year, another set of climate records. Here are the top ten signs you are living in a warming world, 2012 edition:

1. Hot enough for you? Though it’s only mid-December, it’s already clear that 2012 will be the hottest year on record for the contiguous United States. “The warm November virtually assures that 2012 will be the warmest year on record in the U.S.,” the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently observed. “The year-to-date period of January-November has been by far the warmest such period on record for the contiguous U.S.-a remarkable 1.0°F above the previous record. ” The Web site Climate Central put it this way: “There is a 99.99999999 percent chance that 2012 will be the hottest year ever recorded in the continental 48 states.”

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2012: Top Ten Signs of a Warming World
Authored by: ArchStanton on Saturday, January 12 2013 @ 03:12 PM CST

Well, since the New Yorker is a despicable crypto fascist rag, I guess this is their attempt at sick humor.