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During the winter of 2016-2017, many locations in Northern California experienced their wettest year on record. I recorded nearly 39 inches (990mm) of rain from October to July, over 2 standard deviations greater than the mean for my location in the Bay Area.
This graph was made with Excel and my daily rain totals.
The average accumulation is from PRISM (http://prism.oregonstate.edu/explorer/).
TIL While attacking a series of machine gun nests during WW2, Daniel Inouye had most his right arm shot off while arming a grenade. He pried the grenade out of his severed hand and destroyed a bunker with it before finishing the last resistance in the bunker with a one-handed Tommy gun burst.
Chickens raised in India for food have been dosed with some of the strongest antibiotics known to medicine: Warning over wider global health impacts after findings reveal thousands of tonnes of colostin - the ‘antibiotic of last resort’ - are being shipped to India’s farms.