A senior health official warned that the annual Spring Festival holiday travel rush would complicate efforts to contain the outbreak.
China is isolating Wuhan (population 11 million) by shutting down all the buses, trains, planes, and other public transit operating within or connecting with the city.
Strong reaction to the Wuhan coronavirus threat.
Robert RohdeThere are only 10 annual federal holidays in the US. Only 1 honors an American who lived in the 20th century.
Today, Americans remember Martin Luther King, Jr., a leader who championed non-violent civil disobedience as a tool for transformation.
The ERA's provisions include a guarantee that "equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged ... on account of sex." But its legal status is uncertain.
Robert Rohde"Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.
The Congress shall have the power to enforce ... this article."
The proposed Equal Rights Amendment to the US Constitution
Robert RohdeHistory makes me pessimistic, but I would love to see the Republican Party advancing their own credible ideas on how to address climate change.
Thermometers aren't partisan, and a commitment to reducing carbon emissions shouldn't be either.
Robert RohdeCountries that had their hottest recorded year in 2019 (continued)
🇨🇬Republic of the Congo
NOAA experts also available for 2019 U.S. climate inquiries
Robert RohdeFor the climate data nerds, the release of 2019 temperature results from NASA & NOAA is scheduled for Wednesday (Jan 15th) at 12:15 EST.
Berkeley Earth is aiming to release our results concurrently, provided the analysis routines finish in time.
The following is a summary of global temperature conditions in Berkeley Earth’s analysis of November 2019. Globally, November 2019 was the second warmest November since records began in 1850. The global mean temperature was 0.88 ± 0.05 °C above the...