Category Archives: Air

Arctic Amplification versus Arctic Absorption (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Arctic Amplification versus Arctic Absorption. Half Full/Half Empty. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) Sluggish ice growth in the Arctic (Snow and Ice Data Center, 2 Nov 2016) After a quick initial freeze-up during the second half of September, ice growth slowed … Continue reading

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In Climate, Too Many Strange Things Are Happening (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


In Climate, Too Many Strange Things Are Happening (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) (updated 7 Sept 2016 with the incorporation of Figures showing the present state of the system in order to be compared with those assessments presented throughout the line … Continue reading

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Aug 2016 Follow-up on previous assessments. Atmospheric Dynamics, Temperature Displacements, Atmospheric Mixing (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Aug 2016 Follow-up on Previous Assessments. Atmospheric Dynamics, Temperature Displacements, Atmospheric Mixing (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) From my point of view North America is seeing similar developments which have had, and still are, occurring in Europe. And those are related … Continue reading

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Pacific atmospheric dynamics with and without a positive ENSO (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Pacific atmospheric dynamics with and without a positive ENSO (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.1968.5521 In a previous post I discussed the implications from having a global system unstable, Heterogeneous  and in a state of non thermodynamic equilibrium (more here … Continue reading

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Tangled in Words. Atmospheric Dynamics, Stefan Boltzmann Calculations and Energy Balance (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Tangled in Words. Atmospheric Dynamics, Stefan Boltzmann Calculations and Energy Balance (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) (Updates on the 11th and 13 March 2016. Updated with video talk 17 March2016) Recently I have been aware of the existence of a discussion … Continue reading

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Seasonality Spring 2016. Continuous follow-up on my previous research assessing atmospheric dynamics. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Seasonality Spring 2016. Continuous Follow-up On My Previous Research Assessing Atmospheric Dynamics. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) ResearchGate: Seasonality Spring 2016. Continuous Follow-up On Previous Research by Diego Fdez-Sevilla Assessing Atmospheric Dynamics. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.2833.8968 Seasonality is a characteristic of a time … Continue reading

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Forecasts For Ecosystems (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Forecasts For Ecosystems (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) By NOAA’s definition “Ecological forecasting” predicts changes in ecosystems and ecosystem components in response to an environmental driver such as climate variability, extreme weather conditions, pollution, or habitat change. It also provides information … Continue reading

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(updated 11-18 Feb2016) Polar Vortex, Old News, Same News? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


(updated 11-18 Feb2016) Polar Vortex, Old News, Same News? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) (I have updated this entrance today date 11th Feb 2016 with the analyses on stratospheric Temp anomalies from NOAA so it covers the whole event, from when … Continue reading

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InFormAtion. The “Act” of “Giving Form” to “Knowledge” (by Diego fdez-Sevilla)


InFormAtion. The “Act” of “Giving Form” to “Knowledge” (by Diego fdez-Sevilla) It is a constant pressure in our lives how much we are influenced by the type of knowledge that we get under the label of “information”. From our years … Continue reading

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The Earth is Ticking (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


The Earth is Ticking (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) —- xxx —- (This post is part of a more complex piece of independent research. I don´t have founding, political agenda or publishing revenues from visits. Any scientist working in disciplines related with … Continue reading

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