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US winter has shrunk by more than one month in 100 years

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Experts say the consequences of the contracting winter season are ‘really negative’ Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo

Scientists find that climate change has helped push first frosts later across the country

October 29, 2017 — The length of the US winter is shortening, with the first frost of the year arriving more than one later than it did 100 years ago, according to more than a century of measurements from weather stations nationwide. Continue reading US winter has shrunk by more than one month in 100 years