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UK Climatic Research Unit
Widely recognised as one of the world's leading institutions concerned with the study of natural and anthropogenic climate change. Site provides a introductory-level information sheets, extensive downloadable data sets, information on research projects and programmes, and information on academic programmes, climate conferences, and climate links.
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The Impacts of Climate Change on Portland's Water Supply
An investigation of the effects of increased temperatures, changed precipitation, and shifts in the historic hydrologic cycle on the fresh water supply from the Bull Run watershed. From the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington.
NOAA Climate Program Office
Assists by sponsoring focused scientific research aimed at understanding climate variability and it predictability.
Ukraine relaunches anti-rebel operation after Biden leaves
Sotomayor: Justices 'fundamentally misunderstand' racial bias
Ukraine relaunched military operations against pro-Kremlin separatists, hours after US Vice President Joe Biden ended a two-day visit to Kiev in which he warned Russia over its actions in the former Soviet republic. Russia already has tens of thousands of its troops massed on Ukraine's eastern border. Ukraine's acting president, Oleksandr Turchynov, late Tuesday said he was ordering the military to restart operations against the rebels after the discovery of two "brutally tortured" bodies in the eastern rebel-held town of Slavyansk.
IRS workers who owe back taxes awarded $1 million in bonuses
First Hispanic Supreme Court judge issues sharp dissent in affirmative action case.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday.