STUDY: THE LANGUAGE USED BY THE CLIMATE CHANGE WATCHDOG, THE IPCC, IS OVERLY-CONSERVATIVE - AND THEREFORE, THE THREATS ARE MUCH GREATER THAN THE PANEL'S REPORTS SUGGEST. IMAGE CREDIT: CCO PUBLIC DOMAIN.
Thursday, 14 December 2017
Expert reaction to research on Hurricane Harvey and links to climate change
Science Media Centre
A new study, published in Environmental Research Letters, reported that human-caused climate change made the record rainfall that fell over Houston during Hurricane Harvey roughly three times more likely and 15% more intense. Story here.