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New insides on old concepts (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


New insides on old concepts (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) Those of you familiarised with my articles looking into climatic connections and developments might have found at the least curious, if not annoying, that I don´t use usually references to other … Continue reading

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Keeping an Eye on European Atmospheric Conditions (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Keeping an Eye on European Atmospheric Conditions (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) 1st July Satellite view of the atmospheric conditions over Western Europe: Visual range from ESA International Space Station Colour Range snap shot from Terra Satellite Water vapour from MODIS Temperature … Continue reading

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A roller-coaster of temperatures in South Europe. Spain (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


A roller-coaster of temperatures in South Europe. Spain (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Met Office News release. A new record maximum temperature for Spain was set yesterday 13th May, with many local records also broken, and the heat continues today (14th May) … Continue reading

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Drops of Weather. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Drops of Weather. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) The possibility of facing a weakening Jet Stream due to a decrease in the Thermal contrast between the Subtropical and Polar atmospheric regions has created scenarios in which the variations in meteorological conditions for … Continue reading

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Our Sun today (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Our Sun today (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) (updated 28/07/2014. Link to met office re-established) “We had adopted a kind of solar uniformitarianism. As people and as scientists we have always wanted the Sun to be better than other stars and better … Continue reading

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When the order of the factors does affect the product. “A Changing Climate can affect the diversity of an ecosystem” Vs “Changing the diversity of an ecosystem can affect the Climate”. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


When the order of the factors does affect the product. “A Changing Climate can affect the diversity of an ecosystem” Vs “Changing the diversity of an ecosystem can affect the Climate”. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) (13/08/2014. Comments added at the bottom … Continue reading

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The breakdown of the Polar Vortex. It happened before so, What would follow? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


The breakdown of the Polar Vortex. It happened before so, What would follow? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) (03/09/2014_ Updated with comments below) It has been reported that the polar vortex breakdown over the winter of 2009-10 was the most extreme on … Continue reading

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Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the European Commission. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the European Commission. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) In 2001 a review about the Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the Directorate-General for Agriculture Commission of … Continue reading

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2013. Hot topics and thoughts identified in environmental science from public access media. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


2013. Hot topics and thoughts identified in environmental science from public access media. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3308.1200 I believe that it is important to keep active digesting information from different sources and points of view in order to have … Continue reading

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EUROPA Press Release: Commissioners Janez Potočnik and Connie Hedegaard welcome the trilogue agreement on the new Environment Action Programme to 2020 europa.eu (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


EUROPA Press Release: Commissioners Janez Potočnik and Connie Hedegaard welcome the trilogue agreement on the new Environment Action Programme to 2020 europa.eu (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-13-591_en.htm#! Publication date 20/06/2013 12:00 Commissioners Janez Potočnik and Connie Hedegaard welcome the trilogue agreement … Continue reading

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