Contact: Melissa Mitchell
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: Jürgen Scheffran, a research scientist in the Program in Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security and the Center for Advanced BioEnergy Research at Illinois, is among those raising concerns about possible links between global warming and the frequency and severity of hurricanes, heat waves and other extreme weather events.
Credit: Photo by L. Brian Stauffer
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