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2014 is Hottest Year on Record Globally

2014 is Hottest Year on Record Globally

2014 topped both 2005 & 2010 as the hottest since record keeping began, continuing the trend that the top 10 years have all occurred since 1998.

How Different Modes of Transportation Stack Up

How Different Modes of Transportation Stack Up

Transportation accounts for 28 percent of Americans’ overall greenhouse gas emissions. Here's a look at how various modes stack up.

More Lake-Effect Snow

More Lake-Effect Snow

As the U.S. and globe have warmed, lake-effect snowfall amounts have been on the rise.

El Niño’s Winter Impacts

El Niño’s Winter Impacts

A look at how El Niño influences global weather patterns.

Octobers Are Getting Warmer Across the U.S.

Octobers Are Getting Warmer Across the U.S.

Even with the big swings of Halloween weather from year to year, Octobers are warming across the U.S.

Frost Free Season is Getting Longer

Frost Free Season is Getting Longer

All regions of the continental U.S. have seen the frost-free season, defined as the stretch between the last below-32°F reading in the spring and the first in the fall, grow longer.

Climate Change Indicators

Climate Change Indicators

A graphical look at the top indicators of a warming world.

Antarctic Ice: What’s Going On

Antarctic Ice: What’s Going On

September marks the end of winter when the sea ice that surrounds Antarctica swells to its maximum extent.