world: from the Old Germanic compound wer-aldh,
meaning "the life or age of
"Our blue planet
is very beautiful and dear to us.
If we destroy it or if some terrible
because of our negligence, where would we go?"
Gyatso, the Dalai Lama
"We do not see one another.
We see what we
have been taught to see.
If we do not learn how to live on this tiny
we are going to
"I arise in the morning torn between
to save the world and a desire to savor the world.
This makes it hard to
plan the day." - EB White
"To believe that the world is fundamentally
to accept the world as a gift-giving web and to enter that web,
is to open the boundaries of self.
It is to see through
the illusion of ourselves as discrete and
It is also to trust rather than to control."
"The Starry Heavens are my Head,
my Body the
Earth forms my feet,
mine ears are the fluffy clouds.
brilliant Rays, mine Eyes."
Kwisatz Haderach Druid
"How insignificant we are, with our pigmy little
- an atom glinting with uncounted myriads of other
in a broad shaft of light streaming from the
countenance of God - and yet prating complacently of our speck as 'the
Great World', and regarding the other specks
as pretty trifles made to steer our schooners
by and inspire the reveries of "puppy" lovers.
Did Jesus live 33 years in each of the millions and millions of
worlds that hold their majestic courses
above our heads?
Or was our small
favored one of all?
one apple in a vast orchard think as much of itself as we do?
leaf in the forest - or one grain of sand
upon the sea shore?
Do the pismires argue upon vexed questions of
pismire theology - and do they climb a molehill and
look abroad over the grand universe of an
acre of ground and say 'Great is God, who created all things!' ... ?" -
volcanic eruptions cool the world
June 8, 1783 Skaptar Jokull Volcano
in Iceland explodes sending huge clouds of ash high into the sky. Summer never
comes to the Arctic that year. All along the Bering Sea coast and Norton Sound
area the Eskimos starved to death. The volcanic cloud from
the Icelandic volcano drifted across the Pacific Ocean reaching Japan where
1783 became known as the year summer never came. Sulfurous gases combined with
water vapor high in the atmosphere to produce a cloud of tiny sulfuric acid
crystals which reflected a considerable amount of solar radiation back out into
space. This lowered the temperature of the earth by about a degree Celsius, and
these effects were felt for about two years.
1815 Mount Tambora Sumbawa, Indonesia erupts with such violence
explosions could be heard for 1,000 miles. Ash fell two feet deep over 850
miles away. Darkness cloaked a 300 mile area around the volcano for three days.
Mount Tambora lost 4,100 feet in height and threw out an estimated 36.4 cubic
miles of debris. Volcanic debris was hurled into the atmosphere where it
circled the earth, darkened the sky and eventually helped to make 1816 known as
the year without a summer. In the northeastern part of the US and the Ohio
Valley frost, ice and snow were common in June; heavy frosts throughout July
and even ice storms; frost and ice were common in August. Snow fell in
Springfield, Massachusetts on September 11, and colder weather settled in again
during the final days of September with ice up to one-fourth inch thick.
October, although fairly normal, had its share of frost and ice.
Coseguina Volcano in Nicaragua erupted in January of 1835. The
volcano's erupted continuously for seven hours creating total darkness within a
radius of 50 miles of the volcano. This eruption of Coseguina was blamed for
the cool summer of 1836. That summer was nearly as cold as the summer of 1816
in western Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio. There were frosts in every month
of the year, and the only true summer weather was limited to the first 14 days
of September. During the period 1817-1890, 1836 had the coldest summer of
August 26, 1883 Krakatau(Krakatoa)
erupts creating a gigantic cloud of ash that shot upward to a height of 17
miles and spread out like a huge pine tree. On August 27 the darkness from
Krakatau (Krakatoa) eruption extended 100 miles out from the volcano with the
ash cloud from Krakatau (Krakatoa) rising an estimated 50,000 feet above the
Earth's surface. Then came a second eruption estimated to be equal to 200
megatons of TNT - about 13,000 times the yield of
the Little Boy bomb (13 to 16 KT)
that devastated Hiroshima, Japan, and four times the yield of the Tsar
Bomba (50 MT), the largest nuclear weapon ever built. The 1883 eruption ejected
approximately 21 cubic kilometres (5.0 cu mi) of rock, ash, and pumice, and
generated the loudest sound historically reported: the cataclysmic explosion
was distinctly heard as far away as Perth in Australia approximately 1,930
miles (3,110 km), and the island of Rodrigues near Mauritius approximately
3,000 miles (5,000 km) distant. The
sound waves from the explosion circled the Earth seven times. During the
winter of 1883-1884, snow in
Scotland, Holland, northern Germany and different parts of the US was found to
contain tiny particles of volcanic dust. The dust particles from
Krakatau(Krakatoa) could be seen on a clear day ringing the sun. The mean
global temperature in 1884 was lowered 0.27C.
In the dust of the Tibetan
Plateau, with much thinking and careful calculation, the detonation of
thermonuclear warheads could blast fine particulate into the upper atmosphere
working in much the same way as Krakatoa. The Tibetan Plateau is a significant
dust source area of great importance. Synoptic dynamics and remote sensing
tracing of a dust storm on 3 to 5 March, 2003 in Lhasa on South Tibet
demonstrate that the Tibetan Plateau possesses all factors and conditions of
generating dust storms. Accompanied with this dust storm is a strong ascending
stream on the Plateau which has raised various sizes of dust particles into
different levels. The lifted coarse particles were largely fallen down and
accumulated as loess on the eastern Tibetan Plateau, and the fine particles
were translated by the westerly jet and subsided in the northern Pacific Ocean.
The spatial-temporal distribution of dust-storms between years 1961 and 2000 on
the Plateau shows that dust-storms mainly occur in
winter and early spring with
high frequency, and the path of
dust storm moves gradually from south to north, which is closely coupled
with the northward moving of the westerly jet from
winter to spring over the
Tibetan Plateau. The Tibetan Plateau is one of the key dust source areas for
long-distance transport because its high occurring frequency and elevation
cause fine particles easily to be lifted into the zone of the westerly
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