• NASA: 2020 tied for hottest year on record

    7 days ago - By WGN TV

    Among other trials the world faced in 2020, the year will go down as one of the hottest on record, according to a new NASA analysis.
    While the NASA study found 2020 to be the hottest so far, taking into consideration the study's margin of error ties 2020 with 2016 for the warmest year.
    “The last seven years have been the warmest seven years on record, typifying the ongoing and dramatic warming trend,” said Gavin Schmidt, director of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies, in a statement. “Whether one year is a record or not is not really that important - the important things are...
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