Planet in Peril (PinP) "Where science gets respect." For well over a month, dozens of wild fires have raged in British Columbia and the Northwest Territories, producing record smoke over Canada. NASA photo.
Thursday, 2 February 2012
2011 - A Year of Weather Extremes, With More to Come
Analysis by Janet Larsen and Sara Rasmussen*
WASHINGTON, Feb 1, 2012 (IPS)
According to NASA scientists, this was the ninth warmest year in 132 years of recordkeeping. Details here.