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Trump’s Proposed Budget Cuts Could Dampen The Nation’s Disaster Preparedness (VIDEO)

Trump’s Proposed Budget Cuts Could Dampen The Nation’s Disaster Preparedness (VIDEO)

The Trump administration is set to enact dramatic cuts to yet another federal science agency, according to a report by the Washington Post. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) could see 17 percent of its funding slashed in fiscal year 2018. The NOAA oversees crucial ocean and atmospheric research, without which it would be […]

Thirty-Second Video Shows The Terrifying Reality Of Global Warming

Thirty-Second Video Shows The Terrifying Reality Of Global Warming

After discovering that 2015 marks the “warmest year” our planet has seen since the advent of modern record-keeping in 1880, the folks at NASA put together a 30-second video to demonstrate a “long-term warming trend.” What the video really depicts is a terrifying reality of global warming. Scientists from both NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), […]

Lost Sea Lion Pup Gets Police Escort Back Home

Lost Sea Lion Pup Gets Police Escort Back Home

A sea lion pup decided to see how the humans live over the weekend, left his home in the water, and was found wandering down the Pacific Coast Highway in Mendocino County, California. The sea lion was extremely friendly, according to the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Department, which found the pup wandering around early Sunday. Deputies […]

Duck And Cover, People — A Huge X-Class Solar Flair Heading Our Way

At 1:32 p.m. EST today, the sun emitted a gigantic solar flair. An X1.2-class flair to be precise. X-class flairs are the Cat 5 of solar eruptions. And as luck would have it, this explosion is pointed straight toward us. That’s called an Earth Facing CME (Coronal Mass Eruption). Basically NASA is saying:?THIS IS HUGE […]