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Nenana Ice Classic: 100 Years

Nenana Ice Classic: 100 Years

The rapidly warming Arctic is already impacting Alaska, as earlier ice breakups on the Tanana River are more likely.

Global Sea Levels Rising

Global Sea Levels Rising

Satellite and tide gauge measurements show an absolute sea level increase across the world’s oceans.

Global Sea Level Rise by Century

Global Sea Level Rise by Century

A new report constructs a sea level timeline going way back. Hard to miss the human influence in the 20th century.

Natural & Human-caused Coastal Flood Days in the U.S.

Natural & Human-caused Coastal Flood Days in the U.S.

New analysis looks at the human-caused influence on the number of coastal flood days for various locations across the U.S.

Warm Waters Fuel Hurricane Patricia’s Record Strength

Warm Waters Fuel Hurricane Patricia’s Record Strength

What we know about hurricanes and climate change.

Strong El Niño Brings Warmer Global Temperatures

Strong El Niño Brings Warmer Global Temperatures

Global average temperatures are generally higher in El Niño years vs. La Niña years.

10-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

10-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina became one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history.

Ocean Acidification: Impacts on Sea Life

Ocean Acidification: Impacts on Sea Life

In a more acidic ocean, shellfish, plankton and corals struggle to adapt.