Christopher Barry on 17 Dec 2016 08:08:26 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] Wanted: volunteers with bandwidth, storage, coding skills to help save climate data

On Fri, 16 Dec 2016 10:32:33 -0500
Rich Kulawiec <> wrote:

>If you have an interest in preserving a lot of scientific research
>	Scientists are frantically copying U.S. climate data, fearing
>	it might vanish under Trump
>I've set up a mailing list to coordinate IT efforts to help out. 
>Signup via or, if you prefer
>Mailman's web interface,
> should work.

While I greatly respect you Rich, this whole thing seems a bit like
'the sky is falling' to me. 

Does anyone /really/ think Trump would seize or delete their data?
That's seriously paranoid and weird. Why can't they just throw it up on
github or somewhere like that?

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