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Climate Change’s Evolving Role in Extreme Weather

Climate Change’s Evolving Role in Extreme Weather

Everyone everywhere everyday experiences weather. Most of the time it serves as the backdrop to our daily routines or fodder for idle chitchat. But on rare days, it can change lives. Heat waves and cold snaps, hurricanes and tornadoes, downpours and blizzards — they form the extreme ends of the weather spectrum, affecting our health… Read More

Climate Change’s Calling Card in 2014: Heat

Climate Change’s Calling Card in 2014: Heat

The lengthy streak of global warming and extreme heat continued in 2014 and it’s likely that the hits will just keep coming. This year is virtually guaranteed to go down as the world’s hottest year on record. But it’s not just one hot year we’re talking about. It’s a staggering list. Consider that the 15 hottest years on record have all come since … Read More