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Science Corner – El Niño

October 2nd, 2015

El Niño is generating a lot of press these days. Simply put, an El Niño condition brings unusually warm temperatures to the equatorial Pacific, changing normal weather patterns. It’s opposite, La Niña, brings unusually cool temperatures to the same region. El Niño’s formal name is the El Niño Southern Oscillation or ENSO, for short. The […]

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