"Sudden Stratospheric Warming Event" Fractures The Polar Vortex In Two

"This split of the polar vortex will shift the upper atmospheric pattern such that the coldest airmass is located in western North America as well as over parts of Europe. This will allow for a ridge of high pressure to amplify in the eastern US, bringing unseasonably warm conditions next week"

  • Feb 17, 2018 10:14 PM
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Is New Zealand A Doomsday Preppers' Paradise?

New Zealand represents something different: A sparsely populated island with plenty of resources - essentially clay for wealthy capitalists to mold a new society from the ashes of the old after the collapse sets in...

  • Feb 16, 2018 7:35 PM
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Frontrunning: February 9

  • Global Stocks Set for Biggest Weekly Fall in Years (WSJ)
  • What Just Happened? Six Views on the Correction (BBG)
  • Euro set for worst week since 2016 as dollar extends rally (Reuters)
  • Congress votes to end brief government shutdown (Reuters)
  • U.S. budget deal sets up wider fight over deficits, immigration (Reuters)
  • Feb 9, 2018 8:10 AM
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