• First-ever pre-storm study looks at climate change and Hurricane Florence

    2 monthes ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / Hurricane Florence as captured from the International Space Station by astronaut Alex Gerst.
    In the last few years, teams of scientists have developed a consistent protocol for rapidly analyzing the influence of climate change on extreme weather events. Within a week of the disaster, reports have been available to inform the conversation about whether we can expect more events like it in the future.
    But on Wednesday, we saw the first example of something new-an analysis published before the event even happened. A group led by Stony Brook University's Kevin Reed ran a very simple...
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