Daily Archives: March 3, 2011

Where’s the Global Warming?

This year’s snowy winter has spawned a flurry of comments along the lines of, “where’s the global warming?”

It’s right where it was expected to be: on the globe. Global average temperature has been pretty much what was expected, given la Nina conditions and, yes, global warming. But that doesn’t stop people from confusing local weather with global climate.

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