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The Komodo Dragon

On a few small islands in the Indonesian archipelago, the world's largest lizard reigns supreme

March 6, 1999 — Claudio Ciofi

Hello, La Ni¿a

"The area of below normal sea surface temperatures continues to expand in the central equatorial Pacific, marking the demise of the 1997/1998 El Ni¿o episode and the further evolution of La Ni¿a (Cold episode) conditions. If current trends continue, La Ni¿a conditions can be expected by late Northern Hemisphere summer to early fall."

December 14, 1998 — Alan Hall