NASA computer model of Hurricane Sandy.

NASA computer model of Hurricane Sandy.

There are 3 comments on the National Geographic story from Sep 2, 2013, titled NASA computer model of Hurricane Sandy.. In it, National Geographic reports that:

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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SpaceBlues

United States

#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.

www.pnas.org/cgi/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.
Fun Facts

Huntsville, AL

#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.
SpaceBlues

United States

#3 Sep 3, 2013
Fun Facts wrote:
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.
Your ignorance is stark.

You don't decide what scientists do.

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