Awww...isn't that sweet? Yesterday I went to visit the ocean, and today it followed me home. I guess it must have missed me.
A woman at this bus stop where I was sheltering from the rain got nervous when the water begin to approach us, and had to flee for her life. Or at least to avoid getting wet feet!
Listen for her voice on the video.
On a more serious note:
Heavy rain is coming more often as global warming continues—an increase that is outstripping scientists’ predictions, according to a study.
The findings “reveal a distinct link between rainfall extremes and temperature, with heavy rain events increasing during warm periods,” wrote the authors, Richard P. Allan of the University of Reading, U.K. and Brian J. Soden of the University of Miami, Fla.
The report is to appear in the Aug. 8 issue of the research journal Science.
Read the rest of this article here.