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This Week in Climate Disaster (May 16, 2011) — And after

May 16, 2011

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Climate science, as I understand it, predicts that climate change will bring more rainfall because of increased evaporation and because higher temperatures permit the air to hold more water vapour.  Places that already have rainfall will have more rainfall.  Places already prone to flooding will have larger floods.  Major flood events will come closer together. […]