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Climate and Climate Change at the Rio Olympics

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Climate and Climate Change at the Rio Olympics

We look at the general climate of Brazil and some of the potential climate change impacts there ahead of the Rio Olympics.

2016 Is Blowing Away Global Heat Records

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2016 Is Blowing Away Global Heat Records

June 2016 was the 14th consecutive month of record heat for the globe.

These 25 Cities Are Warming the Fastest

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These 25 Cities Are Warming the Fastest

We analyze what cities in the U.S. have warmed the most in the last 50 years, both nationally and regionally.

Summers Getting Muggier As Dewpoint Temp Rises

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Summers Getting Muggier As Dewpoint Temp Rises

Summers are not just getting hotter, they’re getting muggier as the dewpoint temperature is rising due to climate change.

Hotter Years, More Fires

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Hotter Years, More Fires

The average number of large wildfires burning across the Western U.S. each year has tripled from the 1970s to the 2010s.

Here’s Where Solar Energy Shines in the U.S.

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Here’s Where Solar Energy Shines in the U.S.

Generation of electricity from solar panels depends on time of year, latitude, and atmospheric conditions.

Rising Ocean Temperatures Can Kill Corals

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Rising Ocean Temperatures Can Kill Corals

Higher levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere lead to a more acidic ocean.

2016 Hurricane Season Preview

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2016 Hurricane Season Preview

June 1 marks the first day of the Atlantic hurricane season.