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NOVA | Climate Change and Sandy

NOVA | Climate Change and Sandy | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
A climate scientist suggests that rapid warming in the Arctic helped create October's "superstorm."
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Hurricane Sandy, climate change and the new normal - AlertNet

Hurricane Sandy, climate change and the new normal - AlertNet | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
More extreme weather in the United States is driving climate change up the political agenda
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National Weather Service Pays For Itself, Again

National Weather Service Pays For Itself, Again | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
Hurricane Sandy is being called the worst storm to hit the northeast United States in most of our lifetimes.  I can’t objectively say whether that is true, but from watching the coverage of the destruction, it certainly seems plausible.
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Rockaway Needs Us

Our Friend Michelle Lives In Rockaway Beach, New York. We Didn't Hear From Her Until 3 Days After Hurricane Sandy, When She Left Us The Following Voicemail. ...

This will make you cry.  People need our help!

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Sends Up Hurricane Sandy

‘Saturday Night Live’ Sends Up Hurricane Sandy | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
Last night's "Saturday Night Live" looked for laughs in an unlikely place--the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Too soon?
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Weather Journal: Another Storm Possible Next Week

Weather Journal: Another Storm Possible Next Week | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
Weather models can't give Greater New York a break.
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Hurricane Sandy: As It Happened

WSJ Video chronicles the unfolding and aftermath of Superstorm Sandy from warnings and preparation to landfall, wreckage, relief and recovery. Featuring on-t...
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Morris County power updates — tell us what you're seeing after Hurricane Sandy

Morris County power updates — tell us what you're seeing after Hurricane Sandy | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
Share your updates in the comments or email Morris@NJ.com...
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The #Frankenstorm in Climate Context

The #Frankenstorm in Climate Context | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it

So, while it will rain like “black cats and Frankenweenies” over the midatlantic, this is not some spell conjured upon us by great external forces….unless you believe in the monster flicks of Universal Stuidios fame!

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In Lower Manhattan, Still Feeling the Effects of the Storm

In Lower Manhattan, Still Feeling the Effects of the Storm | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
In Lower Manhattan, where there was no place to charge a phone and no idea when power would be restored on Tuesday night, the effects of Hurricane Sandy were still being deeply felt.
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The role of albedo and accumulation in the 2010 melting record in Greenland - Abstract - Environmental Research Letters - IOPscience

Analyses of remote sensing data, surface observations and output from a regional atmosphere model point to new records in 2010 for surface melt and albedo, runoff, the number of days when bare ice is exposed and surface mass balance of the...
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At Least 120 People Trapped on Fire Island

At Least 120 People Trapped on Fire Island | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
At least 120 people remain trapped on Fire Island, a narrow barrier island off the south shore of Long Island, where 12 oceanfront houses were swept away by floods Monday night, Islip Town officials said.
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NOVA | Storm Surges and New York City

NOVA | Storm Surges and New York City | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
How multiple lines of defense, from massive barriers to oyster reefs, can protect our cities from storm surges.
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How Arctic Ice Loss Amplified Superstorm Sandy — Oceanography Journal

How Arctic Ice Loss Amplified Superstorm Sandy — Oceanography Journal | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
We’ve written extensively about how global warming worsened the impact of Superstorm Sandy. Now a new article, “Superstorm Sandy: A Series of Unfortunate Events?
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Department of Homeland Security may review Superstorm Sandy warnings

Department of Homeland Security may review Superstorm Sandy warnings | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
Two weeks ago, a routine National Weather Service (NWS) review of forecast and warning services provided during superstorm Sandy was halted.
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NASA's SPoRT team tracks Hurricane Sandy

NASA's SPoRT team tracks Hurricane Sandy | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
(Phys.org)—As Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on the east coast, weather experts at the Short-term Prediction Research and Transition, or SPoRT Center at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville were busy developing information to help...
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Opinion: Did climate change contribute to Sandy? Yes - Dr. Bob Corell and Dr. Jeff Masters and Dr. Kevin Trenberth

Opinion: Did climate change contribute to Sandy? Yes - Dr. Bob Corell and Dr. Jeff Masters  and Dr. Kevin Trenberth | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
As Hurricane Sandy battered the East Coast last week, meteorologists and climate scientists were repeatedly asked to explain what role climate change played in amplifying the storm.
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Hurricane Sandy SRSOR 6 Day Movie: October 25th - 31st

GOES-14 Rapid Scan movie of Hurricane Sandy October 25-31, 2012 The GOES imager visible band shows reflected sunlight. These rapid scan images were produced ...
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Morris County Thursday: What's open, power, shelters, roads, more Hurricane Sandy aftermath

Morris County Thursday: What's open, power, shelters, roads, more Hurricane Sandy aftermath | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
Bookmark this page for continuous updates...
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The hybridization of Sandy | UCAR - University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

The hybridization of Sandy | UCAR - University Corporation for Atmospheric Research | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
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Obama flies into disaster area as shocking new images reveal full scale of trail of destruction left by $50billion superstorm

Obama flies into disaster area as shocking new images reveal full scale of trail of destruction left by $50billion superstorm | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
Barack Obama's actions - just six days before the election is due to take place next Tuesday - have forced his challenger Mitt Romney to walk a careful line and make tough choices.
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Subways May Be Shut for Several Days After Hurricane Sandy

Subways May Be Shut for Several Days After Hurricane Sandy | Frankenstorm | Scoop.it
The subway system “has never faced a disaster as devastating as what we experienced” from Hurricane Sandy, the chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said last night.
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