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#1 MovieMadness

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Posted Today, 01:19 AM

Can someone show me the UK on the map? :blink:

 

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Those were the good old days before global warming, when the dinosaurs were U.K. citizens.


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Posted Yesterday, 10:25 PM

Major shake-up suggests dinosaurs may have 'UK origin'

This major shake-up of dinosaur theory is published in this weeks's edition of the journal Nature.

 

The reassessment shows that the meat eating beasts, such as Tyrannosaurus rex and Velociraptor, have been wrongly classified in the dinosaur family tree.

 

One of the implications is that dinosaurs first emerged 15 million years earlier than previously believed.

 

And the fossil evidence suggests that this origin may have occurred further north than current thinking suggests - possibly in an area that is now the UK, according to the new study's lead author, Matthew Baron of Cambridge University.

 

"The northern continents certainly played a much bigger role in dinosaur evolution than we previously thought and dinosaurs may have originated in the UK," he told BBC News.

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So now the dinosaurs were all "British" in the beginning, according to British scientists. Chutzpah at its finest.

 

 

Can someone show me the UK on the map? :blink:

 

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Posted Yesterday, 08:23 PM

So now the dinosaurs were all "British" in the beginning, according to British scientists.

 

 

I do not find that to be wildly unbelievable. Have you seen photographs of Margaret Thatcher sans make-up?


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Posted Yesterday, 05:53 PM

REPORT: Current Global Warming Is ‘Not Outside The Range Of Natural Variations’

A UK-based climate policy group has put out an annual climate assessment “exclusively on observations rather than climate models” to serve as a counterpoint to those put out by the United Nations and government agencies that warn of unabated global warming.

The Global Warming Policy Foundation’s (GWPF) climate assessment, like the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), noted 2016 was likely the warmest year on record due to an incredibly strong El Niño warming event that boosted tropical ocean temperatures starting in 2015.

That’s about all the GWPF’s report has in common with the WMO’s assessment for 2016, which warns “the influence of human activities on the climate system has become more and more evident.”

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This UK group will not be getting any more global warming money for research after this conclusion. It is either scare everyone about catastrophe with a study or get nothing.

 

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Posted Yesterday, 05:49 PM

Major shake-up suggests dinosaurs may have 'UK origin'

This major shake-up of dinosaur theory is published in this weeks's edition of the journal Nature.

 

The reassessment shows that the meat eating beasts, such as Tyrannosaurus rex and Velociraptor, have been wrongly classified in the dinosaur family tree.

 

One of the implications is that dinosaurs first emerged 15 million years earlier than previously believed.

 

And the fossil evidence suggests that this origin may have occurred further north than current thinking suggests - possibly in an area that is now the UK, according to the new study's lead author, Matthew Baron of Cambridge University.

 

"The northern continents certainly played a much bigger role in dinosaur evolution than we previously thought and dinosaurs may have originated in the UK," he told BBC News.

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So now the dinosaurs were all "British" in the beginning, according to British scientists. Chutzpah at its finest.


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Posted 22 March 2017 - 11:59 AM

How Pluto’s haze could explain its red spots

“The atmospheric haze on Pluto was a spectacular surprise,” says NASA New Horizons mission scientist Andrew Cheng, a physicist at Johns Hopkins University. When the New Horizons spacecraft flew past Pluto in 2015, scientists weren’t expecting to see haze reaching at least 200 kilometers above the dwarf planet’s surface; nor were they expecting to see the haze divided into about 20 delicate and distinct layers (SN Online: 10/15/15).

Exactly how much of Pluto’s atmosphere freezes out during its year, which lasts for 248 Earth years, isn’t clear. But that is currently being monitored, says Timothy Dowling, an atmospheric scientist at the University of Louisville in Kentucky, who was not involved in the new work. Pluto, he notes, won’t complete the first lap that humans have watched it make around the sun until 2178.

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It's obviously climate change on Pluto, if only man hadn't burned fossil fuels there none of this would be happening. This haze is smog from all of the cars being driven to work, and the red spots are a warning from the planet to stop it.


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Posted 22 March 2017 - 11:47 AM

NASA Scientist Revealed Mysterious Yellow Cloud Dust Storm On Mars: Identified Three Textured Types

As per Harvard team, these mega dust storms have been monitored for more than a century but still remains a mystery. There are lots of question still on queue, like how textured storms are distributed over the surface of the planet, when their frequency peaks, or how much dust is actually swept up.

In 1991, Mars Global Survey(MSG) has provided about four Mars years of global data. This data is really helpful for studying various aspects of yellow clouds and dust storm. There were 3955 textured storms occurred in between May 1999 and October 2016, including a global dust storm in June 2001 as reported by Phys.org.
 

NASA experts find that these three texture types have preferred seasons and distinct location. For an example like, the Puffy dust storm which is appeared on the low latitude and Pebbled dust storm occurred more frequently in the southern mid-latitudes. This new result suggests a link between storm texture type and meteorologic condition. It can lead to improving for better understanding the Martian Climate.

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This sounds so much like climate change on Mars, you have dust clouds getting worse by the day, the worst storms since recorded history, its in uncharted territory now. Surely this is global warming happening on a massive scale. Oh wait, this is Mars and there is no money there. Nobody to pay "scientists" to watch it and scare everyone that something must be done to save the planet. No evil man to blame for it either, unless they can claim Earth is somehow influencing it.

 

When they are asked to explain the climate on other planets like this, they are clueless. Yet they know all there is about warming on Earth and what causes it. They can plug it into their algorithms and produce why its happening to perfection. But apparently only on Earth. Those algorithms don't seem to work on Mars, Pluto or anywhere else.

 

Which leads to the obvious conclusion: If they can't explain anything on other planets, why should anyone listen to them talk about what is happening on Earth.


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Posted 21 March 2017 - 11:38 PM

Is there a link between climate change and diabetes?

(CNN)Scientists have long warned that rising global temperatures may impact public health in a devastating way because climate change is associated with deadly weather events, the spread of infectious diseases and even food shortages.

 

Now, researchers are looking at whether climate change might be linked to another public health concern: Type 2 diabetes.

 

Between 1996 and 2009, as outdoor temperatures rose across the United States, so did the prevalence of diabetes, according to a study published in the journal BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care on Monday.

 

"We calculated that a 1-degree Celsius rise in environmental temperature could account for more than 100,000 new diabetes cases per year in the USA alone," she said. "Future research into the effects of global warming on our health status is therefore of great importance."

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The medical community is already getting in on this scam, they will be blaming all illness on global warming to keep the funds rolling in.

 

That's a relief, they can eat sugar again. ;)



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Posted 21 March 2017 - 11:35 PM

Humpback whales are behaving strangely and scientists want to know why

Humpback whales are suddenly hanging out in massive, densely packed “super groups” and scientists are trying to figure out why.

 

It’s a curious phenomenon that’s been spotted off the coast of South Africa by researchers and the general public.

 

Their meet-up spot is far away from where humpback whales usually summer in the Antarctic. The groups swell from 20 to 200 and they are focused on one thing — feeding.

 

They observed the whales lunging, repeatedly diving and letting out the “pungent ‘fishy’ smell of whale blows.” Research cruises observed this behavior in 2011, 2014 and 2015 during the months of October and November, which are spring-summer months in South Africa.

 

The “super groups” seemed fluid, as some whales joined them but then left. Researchers observed that some whales traveled from afar to join the massive groups.

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Maybe they are playing Pokemon Go.

 

 

Will need a tanker load of Listerine to combat fish breath. :lol:

 

 

Regarding acting strangely...must have lost contact.

 

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Posted 21 March 2017 - 10:53 PM

Humpback whales are behaving strangely and scientists want to know why

Humpback whales are suddenly hanging out in massive, densely packed “super groups” and scientists are trying to figure out why.

 

It’s a curious phenomenon that’s been spotted off the coast of South Africa by researchers and the general public.

 

Their meet-up spot is far away from where humpback whales usually summer in the Antarctic. The groups swell from 20 to 200 and they are focused on one thing — feeding.

 

They observed the whales lunging, repeatedly diving and letting out the “pungent ‘fishy’ smell of whale blows.” Research cruises observed this behavior in 2011, 2014 and 2015 during the months of October and November, which are spring-summer months in South Africa.

 

The “super groups” seemed fluid, as some whales joined them but then left. Researchers observed that some whales traveled from afar to join the massive groups.

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Maybe they are playing Pokemon Go.

 

 


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Posted 21 March 2017 - 10:37 PM

Is there a link between climate change and diabetes?

(CNN)Scientists have long warned that rising global temperatures may impact public health in a devastating way because climate change is associated with deadly weather events, the spread of infectious diseases and even food shortages.

 

Now, researchers are looking at whether climate change might be linked to another public health concern: Type 2 diabetes.

 

Between 1996 and 2009, as outdoor temperatures rose across the United States, so did the prevalence of diabetes, according to a study published in the journal BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care on Monday.

 

"We calculated that a 1-degree Celsius rise in environmental temperature could account for more than 100,000 new diabetes cases per year in the USA alone," she said. "Future research into the effects of global warming on our health status is therefore of great importance."

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The medical community is already getting in on this scam, they will be blaming all illness on global warming to keep the funds rolling in.


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:21 PM

Still hard to figure out why Animal Planet would make such a mockumentary.  I thought they were geared towards LEARNING about the animal kingdom (like the 60's era National Geographic).  TLC has sunk into making worthless trash.

 

Did got a kick out of the "will you stop poking me with that GD stick" scene. :lol:

 



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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:03 PM

Paleontologists Discover Unexpected Evolutionary Missing Link

 

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The body found AGAIN?? :blink:   

 

Were in a hurry to make such a stupid fake, they forgot to adapt the skull for communicating under water. :lol:

 

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:57 PM

Paleontologists Discover Unexpected Evolutionary Missing Link

 

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I was wondering what ever happened to Darryl Hannah.


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:41 PM

Paleontologists Discover Unexpected Evolutionary Missing Link

 

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:lol:


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 03:50 PM

Paleontologists Discover Unexpected Evolutionary Missing Link

 

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Posted 19 March 2017 - 05:16 PM

Says the facts. 

 

Okay. 

 

Like I said, a pointless discussion. 



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Posted 19 March 2017 - 05:12 PM

Says Exxon-Mobil, BP, and Shell.

 

 

Says the facts. 


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Posted 19 March 2017 - 01:32 PM

Hey, what are we worried about.  It only takes a few hundreds of millions of years for the earth to naturally develop more oil and coal.  The heck with wind and solar.

 

They might be wrong on how oil is made.

 

http://www.livescien...supply-oil.html

 

https://www.usnews.c...worth-exploring

 

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Posted 19 March 2017 - 01:15 PM

 'Green Policies' commonly depress the economy.

 

Says Exxon-Mobil, BP, and Shell.






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