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  • More junk science, I'm sure...

     
    The average temperature across land and ocean surfaces during October was 14.63C (58.23F). This is 0.63C (1.13F) above the 20th century average and ties with 2008 as the fifth warmest October on record. ....This is the 332nd consecutive month with.......
  • Dry Gardening: Evapotranspiration and the over-watering of the Southern California lawn

    Editor's note: This is the first installment of a column on drought-tolerant gardening that will appear occasionally in the Home section. For weekly advice and conversation on the subject, go to our new blog at latimes.com/home. In the categories box,...
  • San Diego's top attractions for the family

    San Diego's top attractions for the family
    The must-see sites • The Embarcadero San Diego's downtown waterfront features two separate but related attractions the excellent Maritime Museum and the humongous USS Midway aircraft carrier. The former features half a dozen historic ships from...
  • FPL customers pay to keep manatees cozy — and alive

    FPL customers pay to keep manatees cozy — and alive
    COCOA — The biggest gathering of Florida manatees ever observed survived a deadly cold snap last winter by huddling in warm water discharged from a power plant on the Indian River Lagoon in Brevard County. The 1960s-era Florida Power & Light Co....
  • Planet of the Apps: Wasting Time with the iPhone's Top 25 Free Games

    Planet of the Apps: Wasting Time with the iPhone's Top 25 Free Games
    The iPhone has brought a lot of unique features to portable gaming -- a large, multi-touch screen, a tilt sensor and significant built-in storage among them. But one of the iPhone's most revolutionary features is its large library of instantly...
  • 'Whiteout'

    "Whiteout" comes from a graphic novel by Greg Rucka and Steve Lieber, about a U.S. Marshal stationed in Antarctica, which we're told straight off is "the most isolated landmass on Earth." Oh, that Antarctica. A corpse is found on the ice, but it's not...
  • Beach bacteria battle goes high-tech

    Beach bacteria battle goes high-tech
    So much for the old warning flag on a stick. Confronting an almost unwinnable battle against E. coli and other bacteria on public beaches, Chicago and some of its suburbs have taken the fight into the digital age. From computer models that can predict...
  • From sizzle to normal

    What a difference a week makes. Last week, record temperatures were set for 2010. Now things have returned to normal after a gloomy start to the summer and weeklong heat wave. From July 14 to July 17 temperatures were in the mid- to upper 90s across...
  • April in the Garden

    Almanac •Average temperature: High 83, Low 60. •Rainfall: 2.42 inches. Moon phases • First quarter: April 2. • Full moon: April 9. • Last quarter: April 17. •New moon: April 24. Moon-sign planting dates &#...
  • Breaking news updates on snowstorm in region

    Breaking news updates on snowstorm in region
    Roof collapses in Southern Maryland Updated 9:53 p.m.: A roof at the St. John School in Hollywood Md., collapsed Saturday destroying six classrooms, the library, the computer lab and offices, said a spokeswoman with The Archdiocese of Washington. A...
  • A likely record, but experts will get back to us

    A likely record, but experts will get back to us
    The powerful nor'easter that buried Central Maryland in more than 2 feet of snow Friday and Saturday will be ranked among the biggest in the region's weather annals. But meteorologists at the National Weather Service were unable to say Saturday...