To most people, the link between Australia's wildfires and climate change was obvious; now attribution science has weighed in with and confirmed it.
Yep, climate change was involved.
To most people, the link between Australia's wildfires and climate change was obvious; now attribution science has weighed in with and confirmed it.
Climate change made the Australia fires more likely, scientists confirm, to the surprise of no-one who has been paying attention
Climate Change Affected Australia’s Wildfires, Scientists Confirm
We now live in a world where scientists study and quantify the impact climate change has on natural disasters. It should strengthen our fight to live in a world where we do something about it.
Researchers have calculated that Australia's disastrous wildfires were 30% more likely than models showed in 1900 b/c of a changing climate. The 30% figure requires some context & explanation beyond the scope of this Tweet.
An important new application for event attribution. ⁦⁩ ⁦