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Did global warming make the Houston floods worse? It’s a question that a lot of people are asking after the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey.
Renowned climatologist Michael E. Mann on Sunday provided some answers. The short version: It’s unclear if global warming will lead to more storms like Harvey (we don’t know enough about that), but global warming very likely made Harvey — and the floods — much worse.
Mann explained on Facebook:
What can we say about the role of climate change in the unprecedented disaster that is unfolding in Houston with...
Posted by Michael E. Mann on Sunday, August 27, 2017