09/08/2018, 1:20 pm EDT

CIC Research: An Increase in Climate Extremes

Well-known is the atmospheric warming of the past 2-3 decades due to rapid increase in CO2 emissions into the global atmosphere. A relatively new symptom of this warming has emerged with regularity in recent years. Frequency of climate extremes whether drought or flooding, hot or cold is increasing.
07/07/2018, 1:58 pm EDT

Northern Hemisphere Historical Heat Wave Starts July. Why?

Hostile excessive heat breaking all-time records in many sectors of the northern hemisphere including the U.S., Western Europe, The Black Sea region to southern Russia and northern Siberia during late June and early July is linked to an unusually negative phase of the global atmospheric angular momentum index which was caused (in-part) by the great North Atlantic cool pool (south of Greenland).