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Weather Eyewith John Maunder ‘The year without a summer', was caused by dust from volcanic eruption of Mount Tambora in Indonesia, which shrouding the earth after it erupted in early-April 1815. During the summer, sunlight was blocked which...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz Tired of your current job? Need a change of pace? Looking to climb the ladder of vocational success? Now is a good time to cast around for a new profession, because there are plenty of vacancies arising...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder A sunspot is a relatively dark, sharply defined region on the solar disc - marked by an umbra (dark area) which is 2000 degrees Celsius cooler than the effective photosphere temperature. The average diameter of a sunspot...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz In these troubled times of worldwide political turmoil, crazy gun-toting maniacs and a refugee crisis, many of you have some deep and vexing questions.Such as, what the hell is a Pokemon? Fortunately,...

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Vet Checks Inwith Rachel Oliverfrom Mount Vet Hospital Dogs and cats will often continue to eat even when their teeth are on the verge of falling out! Dental disease is one of the most common issues seen in our vet practice. Initially, plaque...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder Rainfalls for the month of June have been recorded in Tauranga since 1898 – except for 1904, 1907, 1908 and 1909. The graph shows the range of rainfalls from an extreme high of 381mm in 1925 to a low of 19mm in...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz “What are you writing about this week that's funny?” A question I'm often asked.Well there's not a lot funny at the moment… in the middle of winter surrounded by...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder Temperatures have been recorded in the Tauranga area at several sites during the last 100 years, including at the current Tauranga Airport site from June 1990. The graph shows details of the average daily maximum temperatures,...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz And a free badge for you sanctimonious highway menaces! The guvmint has announced even more funding for the region's roads this week, on top of large dollops of dosh already committed to the new...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder The latest global average temperatures of the troposphere – those observed from US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellites – are computed by the University of Alabama at Huntsville in...

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