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Did climate change make recent extreme storms worse? I PBS NewsHour

Discussion in 'Geography' started by AndrewvanZyl, Aug 31, 2017.

  1. AndrewvanZyl

    AndrewvanZyl Occasional commenter



    Dear Geography Teachers I thought this was an excellent, considered piece on the possible link between Harvey/the Mumbai events and climate change. Enjoy, Andrew

    Published on Aug 30, 2017
    Nature is taking a devastating toll in both the U.S. mainland and in countries like India, Bangladesh and Nepal, where monsoons rains are causing floods and hundreds of casualties. Directly attributing these individual weather events to global warming is a tricky undertaking for scientists. Science correspondent Miles O'Brien reports on what data suggests about the connection.
     

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