Can we blame climate change for thunderstorm asthma?

Monday 09 January 2017

Janie Maxwell writes on the recent thunderstorm event that claimed eight lives in Melbourne.

Janie Maxwell explains that unlike heat and rainfall projections, the link between climate change and thunderstorms in Australia is less understood due to the uncertainty that surrounds the physical processes that catalyse their appearance. Maxwell explains the preparedness needed for similar, future weather events. Read more on The Conversation here.