Record-breaking flooding hit Pakistan this summer resulting in 1,500 lives lost and an estimated 10 billion dollars in damages. Around the world, countries are seeing weather extremes from excess flooding to severe drought and higher than average heat. We speak with two climate experts about the correlation between climate change and these extreme weather events.
- Daniel Swain, climate scientist, University of California – Los Angeles, California Climate Fellow, The Nature Conservancy.
- Jonathon Overpeck, climate scientist, Dean, School for Environment & Sustainability, University of Michigan.