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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.

State-level Preparedness Report Cards

State-level Preparedness Report Cards

The first-ever national analysis of state level preparedness for climate-driven, weather-related threats in all 50 states.

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.

Year-to-Date Temperature Trends

Year-to-Date Temperature Trends

Summer seems to have lasted a little longer in much of the country this year.

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.

Ticks Take Off

Ticks Take Off

Climate change has impacted the size and geographical distribution of tick populations.

Potent Poison Ivy

Potent Poison Ivy

More CO2 means larger poison ivy plants and more toxic oil per plant.