Reaping the whirlwind of global warming

One of the effects of the climate becoming warmer that scientists have postulated is that storms may become more violent and stronger. Some people have thought that global warming will create more hurricanes, but records show that there have not been more hurricanes since carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere have risen. Mr Gore’s “An Inconvenient Truth” suggests that global warming will create more storms, but this does not seem founded in science. It now seems almost certain that global warming is creating more violent storms. Continue reading