(WTNH) – Officially, today is the first day of Spring. But in year where we learned a new weather word, polar vortex, you may be surprised to learn the season actually came early. That’s according to NASA, which has a fleet of satellites that have been monitoring our planet for more than 40 years. Storm Team 8 Meteorologist Gil Simmons and GMCT’s Stephanie Simoni speak to NASA scientist Dr. Michelle Thaller about why and what effect its having on the planet.
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