Daily Archives: May 22, 2006

NOAA predicts 4-6 major Atlantic hurricanes in 2006

On May 22 the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced its forecast that a very active hurricane season is looming in the North Atlantic region.  For the six-month 2006 North Atlantic hurricane season beginning June 1, NOAA is predicting 13 … Continue reading

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“Bush doubts he’ll see Al Gore’s movie”

Reuters reported on May 22 (copyright 2006 Reuters) (archived): Former oilman President George W. Bush sounds like a changed man when it comes to urging Americans to end their addiction to oil. But will he see Al Gore’s new movie … Continue reading

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Leading climate scientists’ U.S. Supreme Court brief in states’ greenhouse gas lawsuit

A group of 14 leading climate scientists filed an amici curiae brief on May 15 with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of a petition by Massachusetts, Maine, New Mexico, Oregon, Rhode Island, and the District of Columbia contending that … Continue reading

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