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climate

the general meteorological conditions prevailing in a given area.

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Q. If you are an asthmatic, is it better to live in a cold climate or hot climate?

A. Well, I'm not a doctor and I guess you should consult one cause each patient can get allergic asthma from different things but as an asthmatic I can tell you it's not necessarily has to do with cold/warm tough humidity and haziness are definitely important factors for some of us. I tend to get more attacks in places with these factors and in my country, the city which is considered with the "best air" for asthmatics has a dry and cold weather...

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As a natural part of our climate system, it's no surprise that both El Nino and La Nina would be affected by the warming atmosphere and waters.
The large amount of climate data enabled the authors to make statistical connections that were previously hidden in the noise of the climate system.
Powered by Tempronics' patented Climate Ribbon, a distributed thermoelectric technology, the PCS-T-200 climate system has been specifically designed for the most demanding environments, including work trucks, powersports, military and aviation platforms.
"If we continue to break instrumental records all around the world, it does suggest that the climate system is more sensitive to the level of the greenhouse gas in the atmosphere than some of our earlier models had suggested," Harrison told Reuters.
In fact, stalagmite records from monsoon regions are vital to understanding past variability in the global climate system and the underlying reasons for this variability.
When the government sought to prevent the case from being heard, the federal district court of Oregon issued a historic ruling that "the right to a climate system capable of sustaining human life is fundamental to a free and ordered society."
That warming would be in addition to the expected background warming of the climate system.
In the study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), the international research team analyzed the complete climate system of a 2-degree warmer world across several models.
[U.S.A.], May 29 (ANI): Turns out, tall and older Amazonian forests help in regulating global climate system.
They also gave overview of on-going PMD research projects in modeling climate system dynamics at Research and Development Division, PMD.
Weather and climate manipulation is defined as a deliberate intervention in the natural evolution of physical processes in the atmosphere and other components of the earth's climate system (ECS) in order to achieve some desired results [1, 2].
Expanding upon the findings documented in the IPCC 5th Assessment Report with illustrations for non-scientists, this updated second edition discusses new concerns, such as hidden tipping points in the climate system, a brief lull in the progressive warming of the planet, the news that 2014 was the warmest year on record, the acidification of the ocean and loss of oxygen from the oceanAEs coastal regions and interior, as well as glimmers of hope arising from an emphasis on sustainability.

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