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Another month, another heat record broken

...first half of the year.Off-the-charts heat is "getting to be a monthly thing," said Jessica Blunden, a climate scientist for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. June was the fourth month of 2015 that set a record, she...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-21/another-month-another-heat-record-bro
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Wildfires blister Alaska with increased frequency, intensity

...wildfires have been blistering Alaska with greater frequency and intensity.The findings have left forest managers and climate scientists to try to explain why and predict what's next."Fire seasons seem to be starting earlier and lasting longer...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-25/wildfires-blister-alaska-increased-freq
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This has been a month of extreme weather around the world

...stuff," Rutgers University climate scientist Jennifer Francis says. "It's...director Jeff Masters.When climate scientists look at what caused extreme...says.Katharine Hayhoe, a climate scientist at Texas Tech University...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-31/has-been-month-extreme-weather-around-w
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Scientists witness carbon dioxide trapping heat in air

...actually contributing to an increased greenhouse effect at those sites."The study is good technical work, said climate scientist Andrew Dessler of Texas A&M University, but it is expected - sort of like confirming gravity with a falling rock...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-25/scientists-witness-carbon-dioxide-trapp
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Alaska Science Forum: Joke's on Alaskans when it comes to climate change

...they'll drive down the Canning River, slant easterly to Kaktovik and then double back to Prudhoe Bay. There, arctic climate scientist Mark Serreze and Andrew Slater will join for a ride southward to Toolik Field Station. Eight hundred miles of snow...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-13/alaska-science-forum-jokes-alaskans-
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Arctic sea ice maximum may reach record low in satellite era

...he said.Serreze does not see evidence that reductions in sea ice strongly influence the jet stream, as some climate scientist hypothesize. Sea ice disappearance likely is one of many factors that produce the meandering pattern that has brought...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-11/arctic-sea-ice-maximum-may-reach-record
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Scientists witness carbon dioxide trapping heat in air

...actually contributing to an increased greenhouse effect at those sites."The study is good technical work, said climate scientist Andrew Dessler of Texas A&M University, but it is expected - sort of like confirming gravity with a falling rock...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-26/scientists-witness-carbon-dioxide-trapp
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Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

...important factor explaining ocean warming than greenhouse gases.It was greeted with skepticism by several mainstream climate scientists, who questioned how the authors could claim changes in wind direction and velocity were natural and unrelated to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-22/study-links-changing-winds-warming-paci
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Antarctic sea ice growth does not negate climate change

...Antarctica swell slowly but indisputably, despite predictions that it should shrink.This poses a puzzle that climate scientists struggle to explain: How can sea ice grow in a warming world?Climate change skeptics have pounced on this apparent...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-03/antarctic-sea-ice-growth-does-not-neg
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Study blames humans for most of melting glaciers

...causes.But since 1991, about 69 percent of the rapidly increasing melt was man-made, said Ben Marzeion, a climate scientist at the University of Innsbruck in Austria."Glaciers are really shrinking rapidly now," he said. "I think it's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-15/study-blames-humans-most-melting-glacie
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