jet stream

Global Warming and Extreme Cold: How One Leads to the Other

January 11, 2018

Research on the connection between extreme weather – such as the severe cold snap that hit the US Northeast – and global warming, shows that these are intimately connected, despite what climate deniers such as President Trump say

Study Links Extreme Weather Events to Climate Change

March 27, 2017

Dr. Michael Mann says the way climate change affects the jet stream is intensifying and increasing the regional scale of droughts and flooding

How the Jet Stream Affects Weather Patterns

August 10, 2014

Meteorologist Jeff Masters discusses his recent research about how fast flowing, narrow air currents found in our atmosphere are changing and its potential effects on humans