Cleveland Abbe was America’s first professional meteorologist regarded as the “father of the Weather Bureau” and was born on this date in 1838. Gavin takes a minute to check the weather station near the glacier while John takes a moment to organize a weather-related song list. You can observe the conditions be listening to Crosscurrents, 12/3 at 8:00 am.
- One researcher is using citizen scientists to map jellyfish blooms around the world.
- The petition states, “We, the undersigned, will not allow fear-mongering to drown out our compassion for those seeking refuge from war or violent conflict ..."
- The Rev. Thomas Weise, a Catholic priest who serves parishes in Petersburg and Wrangell, has suffered a life-threatening heart attack while visiting family in California.
- Mayor Greg Fisk was found dead at his home on Kennedy Street earlier this afternoon.