Thursday, December 24, 2020
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Thursday, December 24, 2020

It's 49 degrees in Tulare today. Here's the news—

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We All Know Smoke Is Bad For Your Health. It Could Be Worse Than You Think

Joanne Lu, NPR (Tweet)

Could smoke carry disease-causing microorganisms? "It's a very new idea to think of smoke as having a living component," says Leda Kobziar, co-author of an article that explores this theory.

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Critical weather stations on Greenland ice sheet find new funding

Andrew Freedman, The Washington Post (Tweet)

U.S. won’t continue funding the climate network, but Denmark and Greenland will provide support.

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This experimental vineyard seeks to save wine from climate change

Sarah Kaplan, The Washington Post (Tweet)

In Bordeaux, France, rising temperatures are threatening the wine industry. French scientists are hard at work, trying to find varieties of grapes that will thrive in warm weather, yet still deliver a wine known and loved around the world.