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Tom Au
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  • New York, New York
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What started the US Dust Bowl of the 1930s, and could it happen again?

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Why is Europe warmer than North America at similar latitudes?

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What are rare earths and why do they cluster near alkaline magmatism?

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How do weather models work?

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What determines the spectrum of high and low frequency waves emitted by an earthquake?

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What do weather forecasters mean when they say "50% chance of rain"?

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Is seismology really the only way to measure the thickness of Earth's layers?

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Why is March colder than September in Northern Hemisphere?

2 votes

How bad is a "bad" oil spill?

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How do cold air masses reach South America?

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Making Sense of Coldwater Ocean Currents

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Is the gulf stream both a wind-driven current and part of thermohaline circulation?