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Climate change ‘loading the dice’ for perilous hurricanes

Clip: 09/14/2018 | 6m 14s

As Hurricane Florence was closing in on the Carolina coast this week, the role of climate change in intensifying weather was back in the national conversation. Amna Nawaz talks with Radley Horton of Columbia University about the link between climate change and sea level rise and rising temperatures.

Aired: 09/14/18

Rating: NR

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