3MIN News March 14, 2013: CMEs to Strike Earth

 

10 Things to Know for Thursday
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS STATEMENT OF NEWS VALUES AND PRINCIPLES By The Associated Press

A Swiss guard salutes, in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, March 13, 2013. The Catholic church has chosen a new pope. White smoke is billowing from the chimney of the Sistine Chapel, meaning 115 cardinals in a papal conclave have elected a new leader for the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:

1. HOW POPE FRANCIS WILL SPEND HIS FIRST DAY

He celebrates Mass and visit to Pope Emeritus Benedict.

2. THE SCENE INSIDE THE CONCLAVE

Applause erupted when Bergoglio got the required 77 votes, and as he accepted “there wasn’t a dry eye in the place,” Cardinal Timothy Dolan said.

3. WHAT ELSE BERGOGLIO IS KNOWN FOR

He gave a speech last year accusing fellow church officials of hypocrisy for forgetting that Jesus bathed lepers and ate with prostitutes.

4. GAMBLING SCANDAL ENSNARES FLORIDA OFFICAL

The lieutenant governor resigns and nearly 60 people are charged; authorities say a veterans charity was used as a front.

5. AT LEAST THE LOVE WILL ENDURE. MAYBE.

Venezuela’s acting president says Hugo Chavez’ body was not properly prepared soon enough to be preserved in perpetuity, so permanent viewing is scratched.

6. SEX ASSAULT VICTIM: MILITARY JUSTICE ‘BROKEN’

In a stinging rebuke of the military’s efforts to curb sexual assault, members of a Senate panel hammer Defense Department officials for making too little progress.

7. RADIATION SIDE-EFFECT WARNING

Women treated with radiation for breast cancer are more likely to develop heart problems later.

8. BEYOND THE GALAXY

Find out if Samsung is promising the world when it reveals successor to its popular smartphone Thursday.

9. IN NYC, A BROKEN BOUGH

A woman clutching her baby son in her arms plunges eight stories in an apparent suicide — but the baby survives.

10. HOOTERS HARD UP

A natural, cyclical phenomenon — and a tough winter — is to blame for the numbers of dead, sick and injured owls turning up in parts of North America. (Oh you thought it was about something else, didn’t you.)

The REAL Climate Changer: http://youtu.be/_yy3YJBOw_o
Ice Age Soon? http://youtu.be/UuYTcnN7TQk
An Unlikely but Relevant Risk – The Solar Killshot: http://youtu.be/X0KJ_dxp170

TODAY’s LINKS:
Farming w/Climate Change: http://phys.org/news/2013-03-drought-…
Greening Arctic: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD…
Dead Pigs Update: http://www.weather.com/news/science/e…
Sinkhole Update: http://www.weather.com/sports-rec/sin…

REPEAT LINKS:

WORLD WEATHER:
NDBC Buoys: http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/
Tropical Storms: http://www.wunderground.com/tropical/
HurricaneZone Satellite Images: http://www.hurricanezone.net/westpaci…
Weather Channel: http://www.weather.com/
NOAA Environmental Visualization Laboratory: http://www.nnvl.noaa.gov/Default.php
Pressure Maps: http://www.woweather.com/cgi-bin/expe…
Satellite Maps: http://www.woweather.com/cgi-app/sate…
Forecast Maps: http://www.woweather.com/weather/maps…
EL DORADO WORLD WEATHER MAP: http://www.eldoradocountyweather.com/…
TORCON: http://www.weather.com/news/tornado-t… [Tornado Forecast for the day]
HURRICANE TRACKER: http://www.weather.com/weather/hurric…

US WEATHER:
Precipitation Totals: http://www.cocorahs.org/ViewData/List…
GOES Satellites: http://rsd.gsfc.nasa.gov/goes/
THE WINDMAP: http://hint.fm/wind/
Severe Weather Threats: http://www.weather.com/news/weather-s…
Canada Weather Office Satellite Composites: http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/satell…
Temperature Delta: http://www.intellicast.com/National/T…
Records/Extremes: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/extremes/rec…

SPACEWEATHER:
Spaceweather: http://spaceweather.com
SOHO Solar Wind: http://umtof.umd.edu/pm/
HAARP Data Meters: http://www.haarp.alaska.edu/haarp/dat…
Planetary Orbital Diagram – Ceres1 JPL: http://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr…
SDO: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/data/
Helioviewer: http://www.helioviewer.org/
SOHO: http://sohodata.nascom.nasa.gov/cgi-b…
Stereo: http://stereo.gsfc.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/i…
SOLARIMG: http://solarimg.org/artis/
iSWA: http://iswa.gsfc.nasa.gov/iswa/iSWA.html
NASA ENLIL SPIRAL: http://iswa.gsfc.nasa.gov:8080/IswaSy…
NOAA ENLIL SPIRAL: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/wsa-enlil/
GOES Xray: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/sxi/goes15/i…
Gamma Ray Bursts: http://grb.sonoma.edu/
BARTOL Cosmic Rays: http://neutronm.bartol.udel.edu//spac…
ISWA: http://iswa.ccmc.gsfc.nasa.gov:8080/I…
NOAA Sunspot Classifications: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/ftpdir/lates…
GONG: http://gong2.nso.edu/dailyimages/
GONG Magnetic Maps: http://gong.nso.edu/data/magmap/ondem…

MISC Links:
JAPAN Radiation Map: http://jciv.iidj.net/map/
RADIATION Network: http://radiationnetwork.com/
LISS: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/monitoring…
QUAKES LIST FULL: http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/s…
RSOE: http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/index2.php [That cool alert map I use]
Moon: http://www.fourmilab.ch/earthview/pac…

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