The long memory of the Pacific Ocean: Historical cooling periods are still playing out in the deep Pacific — ScienceDaily

Cold waters that sank in polar regions hundreds of years ago during the Little Ice Age are still impacting deep Pacific Ocean temperature trends. While the deep Pacific temperature trends are small, they represent a large amount of energy in the Earth system.

Source: The long memory of the Pacific Ocean: Historical cooling periods are still playing out in the deep Pacific — ScienceDaily

What to Expect of House Democrats

They will do little to change the growing imbalance of wealth and power in this country unless they are pushed to do so.. Democrats are now in control of the House of Representatives, under Speaker Nancy Pelosi. I know and have worked with many of them. They are people of integrity who will strive to do what’ right for America. Pelosi is tough and courageous. Were it not for her insistence, Obama would not have pushed for the Affordable Care Act.But they are not miracle workers. Republicans still control the Senate.

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‘Call Me a Radical’: Ocasio-Cortez Suggests 70% Tax Rate for Ultra Rich to Cover Costs of Green New Deal

Pushing back against skeptics of taxing the wealthy to pay for efforts to avert climate catastrophe, she says, “I think that it only has ever been radicals that have changed this country.”

Source: ‘Call Me a Radical’: Ocasio-Cortez Suggests 70% Tax Rate for Ultra Rich to Cover Costs of Green New Deal