In this NASA handout image, Hurricane Harvey is photographed aboard the International Space Station as it intensified on its way toward the Texas coast on August 25, 2017. | NASA

Climate Change Is Amplifying the Destructive Impact of Hurricanes

While scientists remain uncertain about the impact of climate change on hurricane intensity and frequency, they do know sea level rise, warmer oceans, and hotter air amplify the force of tropical storms.

Published On 08/28/2017
10:32 AM EDT