John Kerr posted in climate • drought • extreme weather • heatwaves • james hansen on August 7th, 2012.
A group of climate experts, including Prof James Hansen, claim recent heat waves and extreme summers can be attributed to global warming and not random chance. The group outline this view in a new study, published in PNAS, which compared recent temperatures to a 1951-1980 base period. Their findings revealed that extremely hot summers-those with […]
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