Posts tagged "global warming"

Global and Local

We huddle  together at the bus stops, in the wind and rain.  For a moment we feel a common bond as warm-blooded creatures, fragile on this earth. Headlines are full of the names of the dead–Paris, Beirut, Yemen,  South Lawndale–around the world and across the street. Like weather, news is global and local. Meanwhile, the... Read more »

Forecast for the future

Forecast for the future
Can we agree the weather’s been kind of extreme lately?  Tornadoes, heavy rain, flooding. Severe drought in California, snow in Fargo, ND.  Many meteorologists and climate scientists cite these examples as evidence of  global warming,  accelerated by human activity. Understanding and  living in this changing environment was a major theme of the Fermilab Severe Storms... Read more »