Climate-change experts at the UK Met Office predict that 2007 is likely to be the warmest year on record globally, hotter than the current record set in 1998.
The forecast points to the El Niño already established in the Pacific, that is expected to persist through the first months of 2007. Together with global warming due to fossil fuels this provides a high potential for record temperatures during 2007.
Over the previous seven years, the Met Office forecast of annual global temperature has proved remarkably accurate, with a mean forecast error size of just 0.06 °C.
More information at the Met Office web site.
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- World Economic Forum announces Technology Pioneers 2007
As we are getting closer to the end of the year it is getting high time to think about new year’s resolutions and what we hope the next year would bring. But sometimes these thoughts are understood wrongly as this supposedly true story tells us…(first version is attributed to Bill Bryson) In the weeks before [...]
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Hello and welcome back to Duvet-Dayz.com in 2007.We are currently planning to introduce a set of new features for this site within the next 14 days: Cleaning up the design of the site and some overdue repair of features that are not fully working in the moment. New features like Microformats and geo-coding of posts [...]
The World Economic Forum has selected 47 visionary companies as Technology Pioneers 2007. Each of the selected companies is involved in the development of life-changing technology innovation and has potential for long-term impact on business and society…
…Following the list of IT companies awarded for 2007 with a brief summary of their innovations, when, by whom,where they were founded together with the names of the leading investors for each company…