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Potent Poison Ivy

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Potent Poison Ivy

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

Summer Temperature Trends

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Summer Temperature Trends

For most of the nation, summer weather has been changing in ways climate scientists say are consistent with what they’d expect in a warming world.

Ocean Acidification: Impacts on Sea Life

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Ocean Acidification: Impacts on Sea Life

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

Ocean Acidification: More CO2 = More Acidic

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Ocean Acidification: More CO2 = More Acidic

CO2 mixes with seawater to form carbonic acid, making the oceans more acidic.

Storm Surge and Sea Level Rise: Advancing Waters

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Storm Surge and Sea Level Rise: Advancing Waters

As the climate warms, rising sea levels will mean more damage from hurricane storm surge.

Oklahoma City’s Wet Wednesday

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Oklahoma City’s Wet Wednesday

The city recorded more than 7 inches of rain in 24 hours, the third-highest single day rainfall total for any day since record-keeping began in 1891.

Planting Zones Heading North

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Planting Zones Heading North

As temperatures rise, planting zones are on the move.

Tornadoes by State

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Tornadoes by State

The average number of tornadoes in each state between 2005 and 2014.