Australia links 'angry summer' to cli...

Australia links 'angry summer' to climate change - at last | Jessica Aldred

There are 3 comments on the The Guardian story from Mar 7, 2013, titled Australia links 'angry summer' to climate change - at last | Jessica Aldred. In it, The Guardian reports that:

Map of extreme weather events that hit Australia during summer 2012/2013. Click on the image for a larger view.

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SpaceBlues

United States

#1 Mar 7, 2013
Government advisers unequivocally link the country's extreme weather and global warming, and say the worst is yet to come

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/blog/20...
SpaceBlues

United States

#2 Mar 7, 2013
Some 26 daily rainfall records were broken at weather stations across Australia over the 2012-13 summer. Five river-height records were broken and there was major flooding throughout south-east Queensland and northern NSW. "Extreme rainfall is consistent with the type of events scientists expect to see more often in a warming climate," the report says.
litesong

Everett, WA

#3 Mar 7, 2013
With Australia getting that hot, I can see why there is anger. But europe, Russia, the U.S. & Africa been smokin' more than mary jane, too.

The Arctic ain't smokin', but lots of permafrost is cooking up methane on lands & methane clathrates are percolating, & bubbling in the Ocean.

The Earth is a whirling place!

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