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2016 Is Off to a Scorching Start

2016 Is Off to a Scorching Start

April 2016 was the hottest April on record globally.

The New Normal: Earth is Getting Hotter

The New Normal: Earth is Getting Hotter

Temperatures we think of as normal are getting warmer.

2016 Temperatures Already Pushing COP21 Limits

2016 Temperatures Already Pushing COP21 Limits

If the first three months of 2016 are any indication, meeting the 1.5°C challenge will be increasingly difficult.

Early Spring Impacts

Early Spring Impacts

An early spring can disrupt plant & animal behaviors and make it more difficult on farming.

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

On the current greenhouse emissions path, spring may start an average of three weeks earlier by 2100.

2015 Still Running Away with Record Heat

2015 Still Running Away with Record Heat

Record warm November continues the trend of a record hot 2015.

Which Season is Warming Fastest?

Which Season is Warming Fastest?

For most of the country, winter is warming faster than the other three seasons.

Why 2015 Will Be the Hottest Year on Record

Why 2015 Will Be the Hottest Year on Record

Increasing greenhouse gases are the overwhelming reason why 2015 will be the hottest year on record.