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Volcanic Blasts Favor El Niño Warmings

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Science  17 Jan 2003:
Vol. 299, Issue 5605, pp. 336-337
DOI: 10.1126/science.299.5605.336b

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SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA-- A record 9300 earth, ocean, atmospheric, and planetary scientists gathered here last month for the union's fall meeting. Talks included a discussion of a new statistical analysis of the timing of large tropical volcanic eruptions relative to ocean warmings over the past 300 years.