Monthly Archives: December 2012

Satellite-Based Global Average Temperature – Data until the end of November 2012

From Roy Spencer‘s Blog: UAH v5.5 Global Temperature Update for November 2012: +0.28 deg. C (posted at http://www.drroyspencer.com/ on December 12th, 2012 Can you see that there REALLY hasn’t been much of an OBSERVED warming trend in at least a decade?   Advertisements

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Some Bluegrass Music

Beachcomber Café, Trinidad, California – December 13, 2012 Here’s some Bluegrass music (in no particular order):  – Whoa Mule, by Raymond Fairchild  (incredible banjo!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eR-ZBOkeo_U Roll in My Sweet Baby’s Arms, by Flatt & Scruggs  (Classic) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDgYN5qeG4Y Wagon Wheel, by Old Crow Medicine … Continue reading

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Just off Japan Coast (past 24 hours ): A 7.3 (with 1 meter Tsunami), followed by a 6.2 and half dozen 5.0+ Earthquakes. Fukushima NPP temporarily evacuated. No evidence of significantly rising Radiation Levels. (Dec 7, 2012 – 9:45am Pacific Standard Time – Update)

TV News Report: 7.3 Quake Hits Japan, Small Tsunami, Reactor 4 Spent Fuel Pool Still Standing: The quake was an aftershock of the 9.0 Quake of March 11, 2011 (= Part 1 of my ‘One Year Later’ 2-part overview of the quake, … Continue reading

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Fukushima Radiation Measurements (a Dec 5, 2012 snapshot, for reference, with data sources)

Mad River Tap Room, Blue Lake, CA – Dec 5, 2012 I added another radiation data source to my list of Radiation Monitors in Japan: http://ma-04x.net/all.html h/t: Fukushima Diary‘s Dec. 1, 2012 reporting: ‘Radiation level spiked up in west coast of Japan for about … Continue reading

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Remember the Hedgehog? He’s gone missing…

Remember Hedgehog?   Before today, I last heard from the adventurous stuffed animal way back in June, and relayed his latest adventure then in “Hedgehodge Trip (3/5): Visions of Humans Living in Harmony with Nature + Bluecifer’s Favorite Song! (Denver Airport Awesomeness)“, … Continue reading

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Recent Earthquake Activity – (World, Japan, Pacific Northwest, Belgium, Europe – Dec 1, 2012)

Portland, Oregon – Dec 1, 2012 – Just for fun: A look at this past month’s Earthquake activity in some of the regions I love. – [Dec 7, 2012 inserted note:  For the more recent 7.3 quake off the coast of Japan, … Continue reading

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