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ocean’s fury


When crossing the ocean by ferry this morning to Portland, islanders were talking about how COLD it’s getting. Have we not noticed it’s November already? I’ve got geraniums still in bloom in our window boxes! Something’s not right. Almost a year ago, Superstorm Sandy came and went. Briefly, the topic of climate change came ashore, […]

Sandy’s aftermath


Weeks ago, illustrator Jamie Hogan spotted the headline: “Mainers told to prepare for Frankenstorm” beneath a photo of Jack Sillin, an eleven-year-old from Yarmouth, Maine who writes a weather blog.  She asked on his blog if climate change was a contributor to big storms. He replied: “Well, I think that climate change increased the number […]