The surprising finding suggests that future hurricanes stoked by warming climate may be even more destructive to forests than scientists have already projected.
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According to new research, the rains that come once the storm has weakened may actually be more intense than when the storm is at its strongest.
In a hearing of the House Science Committee, the meteorologist weighed in on heatwaves and hurricanes, and underscored the need for action.
A new study finds that as air circulation patterns change with the climate, coastal states could get hit with stronger hurricanes.
A new study is the first to untangle the effects of volcanic eruptions and El Niño events on hurricane patterns.
Biodiversity could suffer as result, and more carbon could be added to the atmosphere.
A new project is looking for the fingerprints of climate change in the hurricanes of today, so we’ll know what to expect in the near future.
Scientists at Columbia’s Earth Institute are using simulations to test how well different methods protect coastal areas from hurricanes and sea level rise.
By enhancing climate models, a project will help to improve forecasts of intense hurricanes like Hurricane Florence.