Dr. Jason Furtado Featured in Oklahoman Article

School of Meteorology Professor Dr. Jason Furtado was featured in an article that was published by the Oklahoman, called “A guide to global warming, Paris Pact and the US role”. You can read the article here: http://www.oklahoman.com/article/feed/1248875?access=742586733dd3fa9d374944dcbffccf9b

Furtado talked about how a small change in global temperature could lead to “a new and irreversible state in the climate system.”

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Jason Furtado is an Assistant Professor in the School of Meteorology. Jason has a B.S. in Meteorology and a B.S. in Mathematics from Lyndon State College, a M.S. in Atmospheric Sciences from Colorado State University, and a Ph.D. in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences from the Georgia Institute of Technology. His Ph.D. worked focused on quantifying uncertainties in Pacific decadal climate variability and working toward a new paradigm of understanding Pacific climate using multiple modes of oceanic and atmospheric variability.