climatic climatic  /klaɪ ˈmæ tɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to a climate

News

  1. Cherry-picking data is a dangerous game

    In a recent letter to the editor, soils scientist Ken Schlichte agrees with the official NOAA National Climatic Data Center data indicating that temperatures in Washington have been trending downward for a number of years. He admits to being a climate change denier. But while NOAA states the temperatures in Washington, as well as in a number of other areas around the world, have been decreasing ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Olympian

  2. Irish chronicles reveal links between cold weather and volcanic eruptions

    Medieval chronicles have given researchers a glimpse into the past to assess how historical volcanic eruptions affected the weather in Ireland up to 1500 years ago. Researchers have successfully linked the climatic aftermath of volcanic eruptions to extreme cold weather events in Ireland over a 1200-year period from 431 to 1649.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Science Daily

Quotes

  1. "The strong message (from the report) is that it's possible to stabilize greenhouse gas emissions at the level where severe climatic change can be avoided," said Lars Nilsson, a delegate from Sweden.
    on May 3, 2007 By: Lasse Nilsson Source: Forbes

  2. "It was disappointing because we had the crowd going and everything......and that's kind of anti-climatic," said Mason. "They scored and it deflated everybody and we could never really recover."
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Chris Mason Source: Sports Network

  3. George Monbiot, a UK activist and journalist who previously called for dramatic action to deal with global warming, wrote: "It's no use pretending that this isn't a major blow. The emails extracted by a hacker from the climatic research unit at the...
    on Nov 24, 2009 By: George Monbiot Source: CBS News

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