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Hurricanes and typhoons are slowing down, which means more time to do damage

A new study by a scientist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has found that over the past seven decades, tropical cyclones have slowed down near coastlines around the world.

The findings published in the journal Nature describe a clear link between global warming and the behavior of these severe storms - with potentially devastating consequences for the people that live near them.

According to overwhelming scientific consensus, the climbing average global temperature over the past century has been fueled largely by human activities that

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