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- 8 Small Satellites Could Have A Big Impact On Hurricane Forecasts
A constellation of eight small satellites launching next week could revolutionize hurricane forecasting. And the NASA CYGNSS mission is really cool too.
By Marshall Shepherd, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 9 Dec 2016 17:04:00 -0500.
- Blizzard Entertainment Establishes Book-Publishing Label
IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blizzard Entertainment today announced the creation of a book-publishing label, Blizzard Publishing, dedicated to developing and releasing new Blizzard publications and reissuing out-of-print titles.
Business Wire. Thu, 8 Dec 2016 15:00:00 UTC.
- Pipeline Protesters to Stay at Camp Throughout Winter
Despite victory calls and a blizzard, many of the protesters in Dakota Access pipeline plan to stay at the Oceti Sakowin camp throughout the winter.
Voice of America. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:45:00 -0500.
- You can partly blame climate change for this cold Arctic blast of winter
With cold, blustering snowstorms battering the West Coast and the Prairies, you might be tempted to say "What global warming?" But climate change may, in fact, be to blame for this very Canadian winter.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 7 Dec 2016 17:00:00 EST.
- 'Thousands' of geese die in toxic Montana pit mine
Migrating snow geese die after landing in mine wastewater acidic enough to dissolve steel.
BBC News. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:00:35 GMT.
- Peter Vaughan, Maester Aemon in ‘Game of Thrones,’ Dies at 93
Mr. Vaughan had an acting career in films and British television for more than 50 years before his turn as the blind mentor to Jon Snow in the HBO series.
Daniel E. Slotnik. New York Times. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 03:06:24 GMT.
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- FMIF Holdings, LLC Urges Consumers of 8oz Pods Purchased Online to Dispose of Product Immediately
FMIF Holdings, LLC is recalling Snow Monkey Goji Berry and Cacao 8oz. ...
Food and Drug Administration. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:57:00 -0500.
- Blizzard Strands Protesters at Standing Rock, Despite Calls to Disband
Thousands of protesters at Standing Rock are stuck at their camp site as a blizzard continues in North Dakota. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:45:32 -0500.
- Torrential downpours across southern Spain cause massive flooding.
Roads and buildings have been flooded as southern Spain gets a month's worth of rain in just one weekend. Phil Avery reports on the worst affected areas.
BBC News. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:16:46 GMT.
- Watch Hawaii become a winter wonderland
A winter storm warning is in effect for an unlikely place: tropical Hawaii. ...
Yahoo. Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:14:31 -0500.
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