Following is a summary of a NOAA study which found that there is an identifiable tie-in between some of the extreme weather events the world had in 2012 and global warming. About half of the events had a global warming/climate change connection according to this reseearch.--Bryce
Study links warming to some 2012 wild weather
By SETH BORENSTEIN
AP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A study of a dozen of 2012's wildest weather events found that man-made global warming increased the likelihood of about half of them, including Superstorm Sandy's devastating surge and the blistering U.S. summer heat.