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Powerful video on climate change, extreme events, and tornadoes

Regardless of what you think about global warming science, this video is worth watching. It narrates Bill McKibben’s May 23 Washington Post op-ed on climate change and extreme weather, complementing it with a montage of stunning imagery.

Take it in and decide: Is this unscientific, agenda-driven propaganda, a compelling and eye-opening call to action on climate change, or something in between?

Science of climate change and tornadoes:

Tornado outbreak for the record books: how did deadly, destructive event happen and what does it mean?
Are La Nina and global warming behind the extreme tornado activity?

Outside viewpoints:

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Jason is the Washington Post’s weather editor and Capital Weather Gang's chief meteorologist. He earned a master's degree in atmospheric science, and spent 10 years as a climate change science analyst for the U.S. government. He holds the Digital Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association.
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