Don't miss a story

Get the latest expert analysis and original reporting from Yale Climate Connections in your inbox every Friday.

Posted inAudio

Warmer oceans, stronger hurricanes

Hurricanes Katrina and Irene were deadly and costly. But scientists say we may see even stronger storms as the world heats up. Hurricanes gain and lose wind speed based on the temperature of the ocean water below. It’s why they form in the tropics and break apart over cooler water and land. And it doesn’t […]