LeDaro: Fighting Wildfire in Santiago de Besteiros, Portugal

VALIANT EFFORT: A person used a bucket of water to fight a wildfire in Santiago de Besteiros, Portugal, Friday. (Francisco Seco/Associated Press) This should extinguish the fire. Every drop of water helps. 🙂

DeSmogBlog: Hot Enough For Ya? Extreme Weather Events Consistent With Climate Change Science

temperature map.gif Large portions of the U.S. are on fire. Record droughts currently encompass massive swaths of America. The areas not experiencing droughts have been inundated with flooding. Winter weather in many areas was almost non-existent. A few years ago, an Academy Award-winning film called “An Inconvenient Truth” warned wary Americans that all of these events ...