In addition to spurring people to cut greenhouse gas emissions, study co-author Gabe Vecchi, said, "this heat wave and heat waves like it should be a reminder that we have to adapt to a warmer world. We are not living in our parents’ world anymore.”
“We should stop thinking about global warming as something in the distant future.” HMEI Director Gabriel Vecchi talks to the Today Show about the “scorching reality” of the heatwave unfurling over the US.
Gabriel Vecchi, a climate scientist and geosciences professor at Princeton University, told CNN that this is a signal of the climate crisis, and hot extremes outpacing cool extremes has been a notable trend in recent years.
Maiya May, Science Communicator of PBS Terra narrates as Gabriel Vecchi of Princeton University and Hiro Murakami of NOAA/GFDL explain the more frequent rapid intensification of recent storms and what to expect in the coming years…
(In Spanish) Dos científicos del clima del World Weather Attribution (WWA) han creado una guía sobre cómo comunicar el cambio climático y su relación con los fenómenos meteorológicos extremos. (Vecchi mention)
There's one number you hear a lot at the international climate talks in Glasgow, Scotland — 1.5 degrees Celsius. So why is that number so important, and what happens if the world gets hotter than that? (Vecchi mention, Audio/Text)