Are All These Natural Disasters Normal? | The New York Times


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Are All These Natural Disasters Normal? | The New York Times

A climate reporter for The Times explains what you should know about recent disasters that have struck in quick succession.

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After Hurricane Harvey, Irma, Jose, and Maria one must ask is what we are going through normal. That in tandem with the earthquakes in Mexico and the wildfires raging over the western United States we try to answer that question.

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  1. It's a normal side effect of the ongoing Geo-Engineering program – poisoning/killing us, animals, plants and our environment.
    It's the biggest crime in human history – mass-murder on a space never happened before. Approximate cost per nation per day: 22mil.

    Insanity, greed and ignorance are a deadly combination.

  2. Sometimes we thought that God is the cause of all these natural disasters..The answer is nope..in fact the Creator said..go and multiply and subdue earth..He warns us ahead of time.The Flood 120 yrs..The coming Fire melting earth 2000 yrs plus…We can ask freely to deliver us safely to our destinations..What is your destination..the grave, the recycling depot or heaven?

  3. The truth of the matter..You cannot stop these natural disaster with scientific explanations…Any created matter and energy needs maintenance and sometimes discarded for new creations…The maintenance for life..is eating again the fruits of the Tree of Life..

  4. Here they are trying to cover up the end of the world by rationalizing these happenings when we sit back and watch harp waves and see a lot of unusual weather anomalies on the map

  5. as in the days of Noah..there were also plenty of water aside from eating and drinking…but the last generation will not be destroyed by water but by FIRE…LAVA underground is the unquenchable fire and is increasing gradually..earth will be melting gradually with fervent heat for the next 1000 years…..The protestants(England) were given 490 years to determine all righteousness and end to sin…Peter asked Jesus how many times should we forgive our fellow humans..it is 70X7=490 times!..It is strong delusion to hang on to climate change theories and know not the signs of the 2ND COMING!

  6. Known around the world as the Leading Authority in "Building Code Reform" and only "Disaster Prevention Consultant" that truly is working to Prevent Disaster not make money from it!!!! At this juncture, this writer feels life is becoming too short, and worries if the message of life will reach the people of this world in time.
    The extreme weather or lack thereof, around the globe has become relentless. We have severe droughts in over 50% of world, around 37% severe precipitation with rain, snow, or hail overwhelming the tributaries, and storms of all elements at an all time high, we need hero’s to step up.
    As one reviews the so called “Weather Forecasting Channels”, you would think “Meteorologist” would be on the forefront of “Demanding Building Code Reform”. Meteorologist sees firsthand the devastation as a result of “Inadequate Building Codes.” We must ask “Why haven’t they made it a point to change this disconcerting outcome?” Where a person’s home is no longer a shelter, their natural rights of prosperity, property, and sovereignty swept away in one deadly swoop. Entire family tree whipped off the face of the earth and Meteorologist want to talk about the wind direction at the Cubs Baseball Game. Where is their Humanity? Meteorologist are more about looking good then saving lives. Looking good on camera, as a forecaster, as a hero that warns us/reminds us our lives are not our own, that is all a Meteorologist is for us. When our $350,000 new home is built of twigs, insurance companies, FEMA, UN, Red Cross, the National Guard and the Government have more Rights than we do when it comes to getting our lives back. Why do we fight to get back what we already had and should have never lost in the first place if our “Inherent Natural Rights” meant anything?
    Meteorologist were at one time, folks that worked to protect our communities, now they only warn our communities, and walk through the aftermath time and time again, without a word of outrage. Learn more on the web at "Build to flow with nature not to resist it"

  7. global temps have decreased and co2 has increased. Guess what that means? That mean that co2 IS NOT THE DRIVER. cO2 is great for the crops. The more CO2, the more crops

  8. Yes two M8 earthquakes in Mexico at that location was VERY UNUSUAL. make fast research about the frequency of M8 earthquakes worldwide. So you will know. Do not share false news. Thank you

  9. I can't stand the scientists who speak in calm voice when talking about such disasters that took place a day before. I myself like to become their personal disaster, if you know what I mean.

  10. NO! What a stupid question. News Flash! Genocide. Where are ALL the missing people? Nobody is talking about that.WHY NOT? Soro , Rothschild , and others. Sick inbreed parasites of the world. It doesn't take a Rocket scientist to know this. Unless you are a sheep.

  11. It's normal for planet earth to remove a species that's drilling, fracking, mining, logging, Sucking out Earths soul in every way it can while calling the Planets soul " Narural Resources " So I'd say if I was a Planet rich in health & Animals & Nature & Then My Oceans become polluted via oil drilling, My Virgin Forests are logged out, My countryside is swamped in Poisonous pesticides & herbicides, My Animals are becoming extinct via Slaughter for sports , Science & Food, My Iron & Steel, Coal, Gems, Natural gases etc are all being dug & Drilled out of me by One Lifeform species. If I were planet Earth right now, I'd tell you that all of this " Natural Shifting " is indeed a very Necessary & Very Normal Reaction to any living being who is fed up with being poked, prodded & Slowly destroyed. Bleeding to death By a greedy insatiable Species reaching plague proportions & that selfish self-centred majority Is still breeding. If Humans do Nothing to stop the madness of Humanities cold heartedness Towards Planet earths Structure & Foundations Than Earth believe you me, Will do that job Herself. Call it the return of Jesus, Call it gods will. Call it Normal.

  12. Man Says; "Climate Change".
    God Says; "Judgement"/"Beginning of Sorrows".

    Either way it's going to happen and throwing money at the sky and the earth will not make it stop. Ever. To think We can tax our way out of this is ridiculous and preposterous.

    But hey all the tax money is being put to good use. The politicians get to go live underground while the rest have to stay up here.

    But then they will not escape God's wrath no matter how deep down they dig. They are scared and they know it !

  13. This is normal. It really isn't a hard search to find out that natural disasters have not increased due to the industrial revolution. Which is why when videos like this are made they have use terms like "maybe" or "could be" an awful lot.

  14. Science can't explain nothing…stop lying about the fires and climate change…has nothing to do with it…God is destroying the world with natural disasters while the devil is purposely setting America and only America on fire to distract you from what God is doing in the process of these fires happening…you need to use your brain America isn't the only country that is suffering from heatwaves but yet it's the only country that claims that the heat waves are causing the fires…hmmm…Europe had a heatwaves this week just gone and no fires …please use your brain and stop listening to the devils who the most high is going to mash up the world…more specifically Esau's demonic nation

  15. Really.does everyone forget d climate changed before or ice age and nature took care of itself.d global warmers are liars.d universe is god's creation and he can do what he likes.is he telling us to wake up.remember science is foolishness in comparison to d wisdom of god.just asking u to think think

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