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  1. No proof that wild weather signifies a warming planet. But don't bet against it

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... but complex systems like the climate can produce strange local results. As an article by Charles Greene and Bruce Monger in a recent issue of Oceanography points out, the melting of the Arctic sea ice will cause colder winter weather in the temperate regions of the northern hemisphere. 'Since the dramatic decline of Arctic sea ice during summer 2007,' the authors say, 'severe winter ...

  2. Warmer year for world

    Posted Dec 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or more above normal, and Africa and South Asia was between one and three degrees warmer. It was hot in the Arctic, too. Ice coverage last month was 12.4 per cent below average, the second-lowest ... in the Pacific Ocean. The temperatures of the world's oceans play a big role in determining overall temperatures. That is why scientists pay attention to Arctic ice levels. Bright white ice reflects ...

  3. Summer outside but winter inside

    Posted Aug 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... problems, the green group warned. It received 37 complaints in June about Arctic indoor temperatures- double the number from the same month last year. Checks on 22 commercial locations found all had ...

  4. Chill wind brings out the winter woollies

    Posted Mar 15th 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... warming to an alternate pattern in which a cold month is followed by a warm month and then a cold month. The university is studying how the weather systems from the Arctic Circle and Atlantic ...

  5. Wild card named La Nina to blame for bad weather

    Posted Jan 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... important circulatory cells that were working as gears to maintain the regular, seasonal balance in the atmosphere. The consequences have been disastrous. Extremely cold winds from the Arctic ...

  6. Tim Markle

    Posted Jul 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Ian Driscoll

    ... so it's a task just to keep everything running and the readings accurate. How severe is the weather up here? What happens on Mount Washington is a bit like taking the cold of the Arctic ...



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