Why are we so obsessed with apocalypse?

“Oblivion,” “After Earth,” “Pacific Rim,” “Man of Steel” . . . why are we so obsessed with apocalypse? You’d think there was catastrophic climate change

Glaciers and Global Warming

Nov 21, 2012: Ice shelves that have lived for more than 10,000 years are disintegrating rapidly — in 6 weeks or less. U-M professor Jeremy

Flash Flooding, Hurricane Force Gusts in Mexico – July 2013

Heavy downpours cause flooding in Scotland http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-23483394 Downpours cause flash floods in the UK http://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/world/downpours-cause-flash-floods-in-the-uk-601958.html Heavy Rains Flood Homes, Roads in NC  http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/heavy-rains-flash-flooding-north-carolina-19793092 Flooding of

Specific heat capacity explained

Uploaded on YouTube Feb 27, 2010 1) Learn about the difference between heat and temperature 2) Be able to calculate the amount of energy that

Greenland Ice Sheet: “Starting to Slip”

Jul 29, 2013: Research scientists provide insights on recent ‘unprecedented’ melting of Greenland’s interior ice sheet. Latest video for The Yale Forum on Climate Change