El Niño

Our new seasons will be rain, wind, and fire

In our climate-changed weather future, when one lets up, another rages.<p>When scientists first tried to convince the rest of the world that climate …

Climate Change

Southern Annular Mode: The climate 'influencer' you may not have heard of

In the world of climate drivers El Nino is the big name. The Bureau of Meteorology has a whole section on its website dedicated to monitoring it, and …

Weather

The heat is on for 4 more years: Extreme temperatures expected through 2022

This summer's heat has shattered records around the Northern Hemisphere, from Algeria to Canada and Japan to California. New research suggests this could be only the beginning of a four-year global "warm spell."<p>Using a new forecasting technique, scientists in a study published Tuesday predict that …

Climate Change

El Nino chance high for winter, Michigan needs to watch this

The chance of an El Nino in progress this winter is high in the latest forecast by the El nino forecasters.<p>The chance of an El Nino this winter has …

Weather

Canada Will Enjoy A Much Warmer Winter This Year

<b>This summer has been one of the hottest</b> ever in Canada and the heat doesn't seem like it's going away anytime soon.<p><b>So what does this mean for</b> …

Weather

Credicorp, Ltd.'s (BAP) CEO Walter Bayly On Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Credicorp, Ltd. (NYSE:BAP) Q2 2018 Results Earnings Conference Call August 9, 2018 10:30 AM ET<p><b>Executives</b><p>Cesar Rios - Chief Financial Officer<p>Alvaro …

Investing

Scientists find ‘natural pulses’ in recent melting of West Antarctic ice sheet

Natural ocean variability is heightening the rate of retreat of the West Antarctic ice sheet, a new study finds.<p>A 16-year study of ocean conditions …

Global Warming

Higher food prices and harder times may be on the way for SA – thanks to El Niño

Weather forecasts indicate more than a 50% chance of another El Nino event.

Agriculture

Predicted dry summer puts southern farmers on alert

After two stellar summers, Canterbury farms could be feeling the dry come Christmas as the weather pattern across the country turns to El Nino.

Business (New Zealand)

Photos of Australian Landscapes Ravaged By Humans

From dustbowl farms to incinerated forests—we're really making a mess.<p>Sydney based photographer and photojournalist Dean Sewell has been documenting the world for over 20 years. His award-winning work is raw and visceral, ranging from war-torn Chechnya to the horrifying aftermath of Timor-Leste’s …

Wales

Melt-rate of West Antarctic Ice Sheet highly sensitive to changes in ocean temperatures

Melting of ice shelves in West Antarctica speeds up and slows down in response to changes in deep ocean temperature, and is far more variable than …

Global Warming

Premier Gold Mines Ltd.'s (PIRGF) CEO Ewan Downie on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Premier Gold Mines Ltd. (OTCPK:PIRGF) Q2 2018 Results Earnings Conference Call August 8, 2018 10:00 AM ET<p><b>Executives</b><p>John Begeman - Executive …

Business (Canada)

Why boycotting Canadian wheat is likely to backfire for Saudi Arabia

The sudden diplomatic dispute between Saudi Arabia and Canada took a lot of unexpected twists and turns this week, but perhaps none was more …

Canadian News

NBC’s Roker Now Says Climate Change Causing Fewer Hurricanes

After the liberal media spent years telling viewers that climate change would increase the frequency and severity of hurricanes, on Friday, NBC’s …

Climate Change

La Cañada History: Ribbon-cutting held for Memorial Park playground rehab delayed due to punishing El Niño storms

<b>Ten Years Ago</b><p>A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Aug. 21, 2008 at Sport Chalet’s new flagship store in the La Cañada Town Center, with the grand opening following the next day. “This is the culmination of 33 years of work by our company’s founder, Norbert Olberz and his family and we are all proud …

School Administration

Zambia, Zimbabwe Water Body Raises Allocation for Power Output

The Zambezi River Authority increased water allocations to Zambia’s and Zimbabwe’s power utilities, enabling them to produce more electricity.<p>Water …

Southern Africa

El Niño forecast may mean better maize prices

Weather forecasts indicate that there was a more than 50% chance of another El Niño event occurring in the coming season, which could result in …

Weather

HAL’S HEADLINES: Hot enough for you?!

I’m your typical big guy, I don’t like the heat. Sunny and 20 is perfect weather for me. So the sunny and very hot conditions we’re having right now …

Claire Danes

New tropical wave being watched by hurricane forecasters in the Atlantic

There's a new tropical wave in the Atlantic, and it is being watched by the National Hurricane Center.<p>On Friday the wave was located halfway between …

Weather

Nuno Espirito Santo interview: Promoted Wolves' boss ready to go toe-to-toe with management's big beasts

Plumes of dry ice from the cryotherapy unit were drifting across the car park as Nuno Espirito Santo promised not to let off too much steam.<p>The …

Soccer

Purgatory Resort Sets Opening Day for November 17

Categories<p>Purgatory<p>Ski Season is right around the corner. Today marks 100 days until the kick-off of ski season for Purgatory Resort, which opens for …

Skiing

Is It Possible to Paddle Into a 100-Foot Wave?

Some of the best big-wave surfers on the planet weigh in on the future of big-wave surfing.<p>Back in January of 2016, during one of the biggest swells …

Aquatic Sports

Japan weather bureau sees 60 percent chance of El Niño emerging in autumn

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's weather bureau said on Friday there is a 60 percent chance that an El Niño weather pattern could emerge during the northern hemisphere autumn, from September to November.<p>The Japan Meteorological Agency also said there was a 70 percent chance of normal weather patterns …

Weather

FEI Dressage Pony for Sale: Speyksbosch Dickens

<b>Name:</b> Speyksbosch Dickens<b><br>Breed:</b> Dutch Welsh Pony<b><br>Year of Birth:</b> 2011<b><br>Sire:</b> Heitrak's Marvin<b><br>Dam Sire:</b> Aester El Nino<b><br>Gender:</b> stallion<b><br>Height:</b> 1.47 m<b><br>Asking</b> …

Dressage

Global warming could actually be good for the UK (yes, seriously, and for Russia too)

We’ve been having a dreadful summer, haven’t we? What with the wildfires in Saddleworth Moor and Epping Forest, the on-off hosepipe ban in the …

Opinion (UK)

Here are Royals’ Players Weekend nicknames and special jerseys, caps they will wear

El Niño flashes the signal, and here’s the pitch from Chill Sergeant ... there’s a fly to right-center field. El Boni and Maverick are tracking the …

Kansas City Royals

Ships set sail from Seattle on a NASA mission to trace sea creatures’ carbon trail

After seven years of preparation, two research vessels are heading out of Seattle to begin a 40-day voyage to track how tiny organisms in the ocean …

Exports

NOAA lowers predicted number of storms in hurricane season forecast update

NOAA released an update to its Atlantic hurricane season forecast on Thursday, and it can be considered good news.<p>NOAA has lowered the number of …

Weather

The Outlook | Get ready for a hotter spring

THE development of an El Nino is still favoured to occur during spring, although the rate of cooling in the sea surface temperatures in the critical …

Climate Change

'Quarterrican': Best of Mets Players' Weekend nicknames

MLB is returning Players' Weekend on Aug. 24 through Aug. 26, where the players will get to wear nicknames on the backs of their special …

Major League Baseball