Fireflies in March?

Submitted by WhitesCreek on March 26, 2012 - 7:26am.

Fireflies were out in force last night, we noted as we took our evening walk. Thunderstorms in January and high temperature records are just two of the obvious results of global warming. Our record early spring is not just "weather"...

The past decade has been one of unprecedented weather extremes. Scientists of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) in Germany argue that the high incidence of extremes is not merely accidental. From the many single events a pattern emerges. At least for extreme rainfall and heat waves the link with human-caused global warming is clear, the scientists show in a new analysis of scientific evidence in the journal Nature Climate Change.

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