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Ides of March slow trains from weird heat

On the Ides of March, I was stopped in my tracks as this following alert came over my cell phone. The US Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) 2009 National Climate Assessment report notes that unusually hot days can deform tracks. To prevent derailment trains have to slow down, causing delays in shipping or, in this […] … learn more→