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Solar Cycle Linked to Global Climate, Drives Events Similar to El Niņo, La Niņa
July 16, 2009
New research shows that maximum solar activity and its aftermath have impacts on Earth that resemble La Niña and El Niño events in the tropical Pacific Ocean. The findings may pave the way toward better weather predictions.
National Center for Atmospheric Research/University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
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