Increasing tornado outbreaks - is climate change responsible?
Friday, 2 December 2016 () New York NY (SPX) Dec 02, 2016
Tornadoes and severe thunderstorms kill people and damage property every year. Estimated U.S. insured losses due to severe thunderstorms in the first half of 2016 were $8.5 billion. The largest U.S. impacts of tornadoes result from tornado outbreaks, sequences of tornadoes that occur in close succession. Last spring a research team led by Michael Tippett, associate professor of applied physics a
In a new study, researchers looked at increasing trends in the severity of tornado outbreaks where they measured severity by the number of tornadoes per... Science Daily - ScienceAlso reported by •Eurasia Review •Christian Science Monitor