The temperature plunged to 43 degrees below zero in northern Minnesota this week. But we’re seeing less of that extreme cold because of climate change.
“From roughly 1883 to 1983, we had about 20 winters with a temperature of minus 50 or colder,” said climatologist Mark Seeley on this week’s Climate Cast. “Since 1983, we’ve only had four, so that’s dramatically dropped.”
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