The basic science for how climate change triggers severe cold weather in wintertime — The Secular Jurist

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By Robert A. Vella. It may seem paradoxical to laypeople that we would have severe cold weather spells in wintertime given that the world is rapidly warming up due to manmade climate change; and, climate change deniers are quick to exploit this paradox for political reasons.  But, it is true.  Global warming is increasing the incidence of extreme weather events of every kind from prolonged droughts and powerful storms to deadly heat waves and brutal cold snaps.  The following details the basic science behind the phenomenon popularly, though inaccurately, known as the “polar vortex.” The real polar vortex is something else altogether…

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  • ANTICONQUISTA  On February 17, 2019 at 4:39 pm

    Capitalism facilitates climate change

    • wally n  On February 17, 2019 at 6:26 pm

      ALL Climate change advocates should discuss the cost of the transition, before banging drums about some disaster that might not actually happen, and remember all of us might be already dead and gone. Mother Nature in the past usually kicks in, long before mankind. Try being realistic tends to work better.

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