Extreme weather events


Science Briefs
The New Climate Dice: Public Perception of Climate Change
By James Hansen, Makiko Sato, Reto Ruedy — July 2012
The greatest barrier to public recognition of human-made climate change is probably the natural variability of local climate. How can a person discern long-term climate change, given the notorious variability of local weather and climate from day to day and year to year?


Public Perception of Climate Change and the New Climate Dice


August 2012

Floods submerge most of Phillippine Capital

‘……Manila is an overpopulated city paying the price of poor urban planning and the extreme weather linked to global warming”