Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Climate Certainty?

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Climate Certainty?

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Regarding the Aug. 30 letter of Hilary Schenker of Highland Park ("Look at Texas: Humans Are Suffering From Climate Change"): The rain hadn't even stopped in Texas and she had already declared, as "those of us who know," that the hurricane was the result of climate change. I immediately looked for the great climate research lab that surely must exist in Highland Park or its environs but surprisingly couldn't find it.

I have been able to find several very real and respected climate research organizations, NASA and NOAA, and read their historical findings. The worst flood ever recorded in the U.S. in terms of water discharge was the Great Flood of 1844 of the Missouri and Mississippi rivers. The Johnstown Flood of 1889 was catastrophic and killed 2,209 people. The Great Miami Hurricane of 1926 reached category 4 levels and speeds of 150-plus mph and devastated Florida and spread into Mississippi and Alabama. …

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