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Climate Change This Week: New Ozone Hole, Wheat Worries, and More!

By Mary Ellen Harte


Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.

Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Apr 24 2014

How unusual has the weather been? No one event is “caused” by climate change, but global warming, which is predicted to increase unusual, extreme weather, is having a daily effect on weather, worldwide.

Looking above at recent temperature anomalies, the jetstream once again looks like it’s bringing cold into the US, while the North Pole and surroundings (that big orange spot) are experiencing much warmer than normal temperatures – not good news for our …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green