Climate change linked to extreme weather events

Climate and weather: Extreme measures : Nature News.

When the weather gets weird, as happens a lot these days, one question inevitably arises from reporters, politicians and the general public alike: is this global warming?

For the most part, climate researchers have shied away from answering…Lately, however, that reluctance has started to fade.

Source: Nature News

Extreme weather events are some of the most destructive disasters in terms of human lives. For more, see the book Catastrophes! by Donald Prothero.