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1-minute video: Why warming causes bigger storms

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Why does warming mean more rain?
Why does warming mean more rain?
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Climate Change in Minesota: An MPR News special report

While some parts of the country are experiencing intense droughts, traditionally wet climates like Minnesota's are getting even wetter. Warming means that when it rains, it's more likely to pour.

Using popcorn and sugar, MPR News explains the science of this phenomenon.