The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has declared, “2012 was the warmest and second most extreme year on record for the contiguous U.S” you can read about it here.
You also may have heard about what’s happening down in Australia and Tasmania. Summer temperatures are causing great fire damage. The temperatures in (and predicted to rise) Australia have caused them to add new “colors” to their temperature graphs. You can read about it here.
If you can read the “links” I will have learned another lesson in Blogging.