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Hurricane/Global Warming Link Weakens Further

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This article from World Climate Report reviews a study by researchers Gabriel Vecchi and Brian Soden that examines the projections of atmospheric characteristics that would effect hurricane formation and intensity. They find the climate models show an increase in vertical wind shear and increased vertical stability, both quantities that inhibits the formation of hurricanes. The conclusion is that CO2 induced warming will not cause an increase in hurricane intensity.



Uncertainty in Hurricanes and Global Warming

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Kevin Trenberth discusses whether a trend in hurricane activity can be attributed to human activity. He reviews the factors that affect hurricane strength.



Hurricane Activity Varies All the Time

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Dr. Tad Murty has studied storms all his life. He says there is no evidence that global warming has caused increase hurricane activity.



Storm Frenzy Is Not an Anomaly, But a Phase

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Bill Coats says the that changing hurricane activity is the result of the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation, not global warming.



Tornadoes Not a Sign of Global Warming

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Tim Ball discusses the science of tornadoes and storms, and the use of fear of extreme weather by politicians and environmental extremists to promote their political agendas.




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