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Four Degrees Rise by 2084 sticky icon

 

ECO CRASH NEWS

Four Degrees Rise by 2084

Corporate Growth Machine of Death Blows Paris out of the Water

Earth's climate to increase by 4 degrees by 2084,
Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, May 23, 2018.

"...shows the Earth's climate would increase by 4 °C, compared to pre-industrial levels, before the end of 21st century."

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WEATHER for High Sierra Backpackers: REPORTS, FORECASTS, PREDICTIONS, SNOW, ROADS, CONDITIONS sticky icon

Key Quick Reference
  HIGH SIERRA WEATHER RESOURCES
Below  
Current Visible Satellite View of the Whole Sierra Nevada Range 1 KM National Weather Service Satillte view of Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Above:

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Democrat Twin Tunnels (Devils Straws) Indemnified by Republican Conservative sticky icon

 

UPDATE

TWIN TUNNELS STORY
Earlier
Corporate Corruption at All Levels, Both Parties

UPDATED BELOW
Democrat Twin Tunnels (Devils Straws) Indemnified by Republican Conservative

DEM-REPUBLICAN UNITY TO DESTROY RIGHTS-NATURE

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Climate Change Is Making Droughts Worse In The Western US, sticky icon

 

ECO-CRASH NEWS

A Bland Restatement of Important Facts

Climate Change Is Making Droughts Worse In The Western US,
KPBS, May 15, 2018.

"...droughts are getting worse and could become more frequent in the Western U.S."

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WATER NEWS: Corporate Corruption at all Levels, Both Parties, Dem Twin Tunnels Indemnified by Repub Con sticky icon

 

WATER NEWS

Corporate Corruption at all Levels, Both Parties

Democrat "Twin Tunnels" Indemnified by Republican Conservative

A ban on Delta tunnels lawsuits slips into federal spending plan,
Sac Bee, May 15, 2018.

 

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Einstein Tested: Scores Big on Relativity & Gravity, loses Big on Quantum Entanglement sticky icon

 

ASTROPHYSICS NEWS
REALITY DOES NOT CARE


Two Articles
Einstein Wins One-Loses One

Einstein Scores Big on Relativity & Gravity, loses Big on Quantum Entanglement and the "extra dimensional" nature of quantum mechanics.

 

Einstein Winning

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Eco Crash News INDEX for January through May, 2018: Observing Our Rapidly Shifting Seasons and Ecosystems sticky icon

 

 

 CHANGING WEATHER, 

&
CHANING WORLD,
NEWS

January, February, March, April & May
2018

Updated Daily 

May 25,  2018

 

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Looking into the Mirror of Life III: Astronomy, Astrophysics, and Science News & Research for Good Observers, Jan-Feb-Mar, 2018 sticky icon

 

 

ASTRONOMY, PHYSICS 


Really Big and Really Small Scale Sciences

The Fundamental Nature of Reality Big to Small... 

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2018 News of Health Science, Fitness, the Human Past, Potential & Pitfalls for Backpackers sticky icon

 

 

Health, Fitness, & The Human Condition 
News and Science

Updated
May 13

 

January 1, 2018:
HAPPY NEW YEAR!

  

 

Latest News Below

 

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Looking into the Mirror of Life II: Astronomy, Astrophysics, and Science News & Research for Good Observers sticky icon

ASTRONOMY, PHYSICS 


Really Big and Really Small Scale Sciences

The Fundamental Nature of Reality Big to Small... 

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NEW ERA on our PLANET: Tracking the Anthropocene sticky icon

2015 through 2018


 INTRODUCTION
Nature is no longer in charge. There's a new sheriff in town, and he's a real piece of work. In any case, the greedy motivations of man have replaced the driving fertility of Nature as the leading force on this planet, and even the scientists have noticed. Which means it needs a name...

 

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All News about High Sierra Trees and Plants sticky icon

All Tree News
Generally Covering the Plant World

 

 

All
High Sierra Fire and Smoke Information

High Sierra Tree Identification Resources

Tree Forum

 


The Brethren

Updated

 

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News of Fish, Water, Oceans, Ice, and People sticky icon

This is the High Sierra
Fish &
 Water News

The Fish News has been stretching into Fish & River News, now into covering Water Issues generally.

 

2018 Water and Fish News

Last Updated
December 28, 2017

Nestle Water Heist Update

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Looking into the Mirror of Life sticky icon

ASTRONOMY, PHYSICS
&
Really Big and Really Small Scale Sciences

The Fundamental Nature of Reality Big to Small... 

We follow Astro-physics and Science for fun, because the Nature of Life itself is pretty darn entertaining on its own merits. Understanding the Nature and construction of our reality is a pragmatic move for all its "operators," but especially for backpacker's finding context in, and navigating the terrain to both ascertain & clarify our place in the Universe.

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Astrophysics: More Planet Nine Evidence

 

Astrophysics

More Planet Nine Evidence

A New World’s Extraordinary Orbit Points to Planet Nine,
Quanta, May 15, 2018.

 

Planet Nine

"In early 2016, two planetary scientists declared that a ghost planet is hiding in the depths of the solar system, well beyond the orbit of Pluto."

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NASA PROBES EARTH'S SURFACE WATERS: Massive Data Coordination

 

NASA PROBES EARTH'S SURFACE WATERS

Massive Data Coordination

Wet Areas Wetter, Dry Areas Drier

NASA Satellites Reveal Major Shifts in Global Freshwater,
NASA, May 16, 2018.

Eureka Alert Summary

 

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OUR GALAXY: Centered on a Supermassive Black Hole & a Swirling Swarm of Hundreds of Smaller Holes?

 

AT THE CENTER OF OUR GALAXY

A Supermassive Black Hole with a Swirling Swarm of Hundreds of Smaller Holes?

Thousands of black holes near Milky Way center?
Earth-Sky, May 14, 2018.

 

DISCOVERY
"...the discovery of...12 stellar-mass black holes, identified via X-ray data near our galaxy’s center."

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CEPA Report Shows How Ancient California Ecosystems Destroyed in a Century

 

ECOLOGICAL CRASH NEWS
2018 California Environmental Proctection Agency Report
The Destruction of California

CEPA Shows How Ancient Ecosystems Gone in a Century

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USA MEGACITY TEST SUBJECTS: You? Your Kids? Both exposed to Carcinogens!

 

MEGACITY FILTH

LA

USA MEGACITY TEST SUBJECTS: You? Your Kids? Both!

Prolonged exposure to air pollution leads to genetic changes in rat brains, study finds
,
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, May 8, 2018.

USA MEGACITY TEST SUBJECTS: You? Your Kids? Both!

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Spring of 2018: Status of the East Flank of the South Sierra

 

HIGH SIERRA CONDITIONS
Spring of 2018

Status of the East Flank of the South Sierra

STATE OF THE INYO,
Sierra Wave, May 6, 2018.

 

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