What's Causing One of the Driest, Warmest Winters in History

Friday, February 03, 2012

Mark Fischetti, senior editor at Scientific American, explains why this winter has been unusually warm and dry across most of North America.


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Comments [4]


Too much CO2? Make seltzer.

Feb. 03 2012 01:49 PM
Alan K from NJ

Did we have this type of weather pattern before in history? I do not recall it.

Feb. 03 2012 01:23 PM
CL from NYC

A senior editor at Scientific American who doesn't know how to pronounce "arctic"????

Feb. 03 2012 01:23 PM
Eric from Manhattan

What is La Nina? And is there any hope for some powder days on the east coast this year?

Feb. 03 2012 01:21 PM

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