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How a Butterfly’s Wingbeat CAN Change the Weather

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Published on Jul 11, 2019

You may have heard of the butterfly effect, where butterflies flapping their wings somehow cause tornadoes. Although it seems pretty unlikely, butterflies can affect the weather, just not in the way you might think.


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