COSEE Ocean Systems: News
High Water: The Human Factor
Description: Theorists have pointed to a warmer atmosphere's ability to carry more water vapor and climate model simulations have pointed to the likelihood of more "extreme precipitation events," but two papers in the new issue of the journal Nature mark the first time that higher concentrations of greenhouse gases have been linked to actual events. [Source: Discovery News]
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Source: Discovery News
Publish Date: 2/16/2011
Reading Level: Basic
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