NASA computer model of Hurricane Sandy.
Many scientists have blamed global warming for more intense recent hurricane seasons and for the more destructive storms that are predicted in years to come , but a new study says climate change could eventually help safeguard the U.S. Atlantic Coast from hurricanes.
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#1 Sep 2, 2013
Barnes, Elizabeth A., Lorenzo M. Polvani, and Adam H. Sobel: Model projections of atmospheric steering of Sandy-like superstorms. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, in press, doi:10.1073/pnas.1308732110.
Is not released to the public contrary to the claim of Monday press.
Also note the third author is different and correct here.
#2 Sep 3, 2013
Interesting. They really don't know but are willing to investigate possibilities.
This is how science should work. It's a process of discovery not a series of pronouncements.
#3 Sep 3, 2013
Your ignorance is stark.
You don't decide what scientists do.
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