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cli·ma·tol·o·gy

(klī'mă-tol'ō-jē),
The study of climate.
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The climatologists want to use it against those connected to fossil fuel corporations which are arguing that global warming is not the terror it is often portrayed as being.
John Nielsen-Gammon, the Texas state climatologist, has a standard joke: A few years ago, before the start of the most intense drought in state history, almost nobody in Texas knew he existed.
The storms turned out not to be catastrophic - the hillsides didn't come down along the foothills, the communities from Seal Beach to Malibu didn't disappear into the ocean," said Jet Propulsion Laboratory climatologist Bill Patzert.
But the criticism continued and even exploded into death threats against climatologists.
Most climatologists have long shared a feeling that discussions in the 1970s about 0global cooling were common in the media but not in scientific journals, says Richard Somerville, a climatologist at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, Calif.
In the words of MIT climatologist Richard Lindzen, one of the NAS study's authors.
Climatologists have predicted more rain in the area with some communities facing the prospect of 10 inches of rain in a short period of time, reports The Associated Press.
A unique observational instrument called MODIS (Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) now allows climatologists to study how aerosols move across the planet.
THE EFFECTS of climate change on the yearly rains provided by the annual Asian monsoon could have "scary implications", say climatologists Anil K.
That's why a recent gathering of some 100 forecasters, climatologists, meteorologists and hydrologists at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Portland is worth noting.