UNITED PARCEL isn’t a service, it’s a pack of thieves

Never ever ship ANYTHING UPS – they’re rip-offs… They want $14 UPS Ground to send a 1# book from Red Wing to Quincy, MA vs $3.17 via U.S. Post Office… mofos

Record decline of ice sheets: elevation changes of Greenlandic, Antarctic glaciers

Researchers have for the first time extensively mapped Greenland’s and Antarctica’s ice sheets with the help of the ESA satellite CryoSat-2 and have thus been able to prove that the ice crusts of both regions momentarily decline at an unprecedented rate. In total the ice sheets are losing around 500 cubic kilometers of ice per year.

Drought Map for Week of August 19th 2014