Prof. Roger Pielke Jr.: ‘Remarkably, the U.S. is currently experiencing the longest-ever recorded period with no strikes of a Category 3 or stronger hurricane’
Pielke Jr. excpert: ‘Along with colleagues around the world, I’ve been studying climate change & disasters for almost 20 years, & we just had a scientific paper accepted for publication on damage from U.S. tornadoes since 1950.
Such scientific findings are so robust that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change concluded earlier this year that over the long-term, damage from extreme events has not been attributed to climate change, whether from natural or human causes.
So if the science is so clear on this subject, why then are companies and campaigners, abetted by a willing media, engaged in spreading misinformation?’
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