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Lake Effect Snow Season is Shifting and Contracting

Watch how lake effect snow is expected to change in the coming decades.

Coastal Cities at Risk

Five years after Hurricane Sandy, a Climate Central sea level rise analysis outlines the U.S. populations most at risk from coastal flooding n…

These U.S. Cities Are Most Vulnerable to Major Coastal Flooding and Sea Level Rise

Here's how rising seas could grow FEMA floodplains.

Globally, 2017 on Track to Be Second Hottest Year

Globally, 2017 is trending as the second hottest year on record, only behind 2016.

2017 on Track to Be Third Hottest Year Nationally

2017 is on track to be the third hottest year on record for the U.S.

Arctic Sea Ice Just Hit Its Eighth-Lowest Minimum Ever Recorded

Shrinking Arctic sea ice is increasingly linked to extreme weather events around the world.

Warmer Air Means More Evaporation and Precipitation

Higher temperatures from climate change mean more evaporation, which means more rain.

Hurricanes and Climate Change: What We Know

Climate change affects hurricanes by energizing them in a few important ways.

These Are the Crazy Climate Records from 2016 You Haven’t Heard Much About

You've heard that 2016 was record hot, but here are some other notable climate records you might not have heard before.

Building Better Soils

These farming practices increase soil carbon.

Carbon Farming: CO2 Uptake by Soils

Supporting local farmers can help climate, keeping CO2 in the soil, not the air.

July Was Record Hot for Parts of Alaska and the West

July was record warm for Alaska's northernmost city and the hottest month on record for the globe at Death Valley.

Massachusetts May Overlook Climate Impacts of Biofuels

Massachusetts is considering classifying wood pellets and other tree products as renewable energy.

Global Warming Is Fueling Arizona’s Monstrous Monsoons

The Southwest's monsoons are becoming more intense, even as less rain falls on average.

Extreme Heat Will Hit India’s Most Vulnerable the Hardest

Heat and humidity will reach deadly extremes in South Asia if greenhouse gas emissions aren't curtailed.

Alphabet Turns to Molten Salt to Store Clean Energy

Alphabet has joined a growing list of technology companies developing energy storage for renewables.

A History of Global Warming, In Just 35 Seconds

Move over, temperature spiral. A new animation shows what global warming looks like in more than 100 countries.

Tesla Joins Effort to Pair Batteries With Offshore Wind

Two companies are planning to build the world's largest project combining offshore wind with electricity storage.

Miami Just Had Its Hottest Month on Record

Miami just had its hottest month on record, fueled by a near-record streak of 90-degree days and sultry nights.

VW, in Settlement, to Build Electric Vehicle Stations

Volkswagen will build electric vehicle charging stations across California as part of an emissions settlement.

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These Major Weather Events Defined Summer 2017 While Harvey was the most damaging weather event this summer, there were other extremes in the U.S.

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