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Cyclones and climate change: connecting the dots

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POWERFUL CYCLONE. Strong winds batter seaside houses ahead of Hurricane Harvey’s arrival in Corpus Christi, Texas on August 25, 2017. File photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

What’s missing is a detailed track record of hurricanes past, the kind of decades-long log of measurements that climate scientists need to discern the fingerprint of human influence

PARIS, France (Aug. 28, 2017) — Scientists freely acknowledge they don’t know everything about how global warming affects hurricanes like the one pummeling southeast Texas. Continue reading Cyclones and climate change: connecting the dots