Monthly Archives: October 2012

Fresh water – why not make more?

Fresh water is scarce in Arizona, and around much of the globe. Ocean water, however, is plentiful. Why can’t we make ocean water into fresh water? The short answer is economics. There are two primary methods of removing salt from … Continue reading

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El Nino forecast for 2012: Neutral/Weak El Nino

The Climate Prediction Center continued its forecast for a weak El Nino or neutral conditions this winter, based on barely above-average temperatures observed in the Pacific. The analysis notes that it’s possible that El Nino conditions could strengthen in the … Continue reading

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