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Flooding More Than Doubled Across Europe in 35 Years

Insurance firm research reveals a steep rise in flash floods and says the uptick is in line with climate change.

100 Days of Climate

Over Trump's first 100 days, we're going to show what science tells us about our warming world.

Beginning of the End of CA Drought, But What’s Next?

Storms have wiped out part of California's drought. Global warming could bring climate swings in the future.

Climate Change Is the World’s Biggest Risk, in 3 Charts

In its annual risk review, the World Economic Forum ranked climate change among its most impactful risks.

Trump’s ‘Extreme’ Cabinet Could Fuel Warming Crisis

Executives and anti-science politicians being considered for key Trump posts could slow climate action.

It’s Official: 2016 Was Second Hottest Year for U.S.

2016 was the second hottest year on record for the U.S. and the 20th consecutive year above average.

There Were a Crazy Number of Record Highs in 2016

Climate change helped ensure the most lopsided ratio of record daily highs to lows ever recorded in the U.S.

The U.S. Has Been Overwhelmingly Hot This Year

Of 1,730 weather stations across the country, 98 percent are running above normal this year.

2016’s Historical Probability of a White Christmas

Here's which cities might get a white Christmas based on historical records.

How Climate Change Impacted 2015’s Extreme Weather

Climate change boosted the odds or intensity of many of 2015's extreme weather events, an annual report finds.

Warming U.S. Could See Extreme Rains Increase Fivefold

Rising temperatures could make extreme rainfalls happen up to five times more often across the U.S.

Climate Change Will Stir ‘Unimaginable’ Refugee Crisis

Military leaders say warming is the greatest threat to 21st-century security and could lead to mass migrations.

Extreme Tornado Outbreaks Are Becoming More Extreme

Tornado outbreaks have become more extreme in recent decades, but not for the expected reasons.

What a Warmer Future Means for Southeastern Wildfires

Drought is fueling large wildfires in the Southeast, but the future of wildfires there in a warming climate is murky.

The Arctic is a Seriously Weird Place Right Now

Warm air and oceans have caused Arctic sea ice growth to hit pause. That's not normal for November.

U.S. Record Highs Will Far Outpace Lows With Warming

If emissions aren't curbed, global warming could mean highs dramatically outpace record lows by mid-century.

2016 Will Be Hottest Year, UN Climate Meeting Told

2016 is set to be the hottest year on record by a significant margin, the WMO told international climate negotiators.

‘Critical Moment’ as UN Climate Talks Resume

Nations overwhelmed by political divisions and war are trying to work together on climate change.

Rio’s Beaches Take Battering From Storm Surge

Storm surge has led to a collapse in business and growing concern that city’s sea defenses are inadequate.

Warm Temps Slow Arctic Sea Ice Growth to a Crawl

Warm weather has led to record low sea ice for October across the Arctic.

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Winter Precipitation: More Rain, Less Snow The ratio of snow to rain that falls each winter season will change in a warming world.

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