Erratic, extreme day-to-day weather puts climate change in new light

Researchers report the first climate study to focus on variations in daily weather conditions, which found that day-to-day weather has grown increasingly erratic and extreme, with significant fluctuations in sunshine and rainfall affecting more than a third of the planet. These swings could have consequences for ecosystem stability and the control of pests and diseases; industries such as agriculture and solar-energy production; and could affect what ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Manfred Ostrowski - Nov 16, 2011 - 2:34 AM PST
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