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Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Wed Jul 9, 2014 11:33 AM CDT

The following article from the International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI) has a well-put-together look at some basic questions regarding El Nino and La Nina development--and impact--on weather patterns. The article's text as posted by Francesco Fiondella of the IRI, is posted below. The full article production is available at this link: http://tinyurl.com/…

Bryce

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For years, people have been pointing to El Nino as the culprit behind floods, droughts, famines, economic failures, and record-breaking global heat. Can a single climate phenomenon really cause all these events? Is the world just a step away from disaster when ...

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