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Rain a ‘Start’ for Calif., But Drought Entrenched

Recent rain has made a small dent in California's drought, but it's going to take much more to erase it.

NYC Tops List for Seeing Increased Storm Outages

New York City and its power grid is among the cities most sensitive to increasing hurricane intensity.

Europe’s Record Heat Directly Tied to Climate Change

2014 is set to be Europe's warmest year, a record made much more likely by global warming.

6 Degrees: Lima, Deadly Heat, Flood Maps & More

Updates from Lima, the skinny on drought, and new research on sea level, hurricanes, energy and more.

Kerry: Agreement Essential To Overcome Climate Threat

The State Secretary dropped by the Lima climate talks to implore delegates to reach accord.

Storm Pounds Calif., but to the Drought, Just a Spritz

A major storm is dropping buckets of rain on California, but it won't end their epic drought.

Warm Ocean Waters Boosting Typhoons, Record Heat

The same warm waters fueling top-strength typhoons this year are boosting global temperatures.

Why Hasn’t A Major Hurricane Hit the U.S. in 9 Years?

Scientists don't know exactly what's behind the recent lull in major hurricane landfalls in the U.S.

NOAA: Climate Change Did Not Cause Calif. Drought

A new NOAA study shows that natural variability could be the cause of the devastating California drought.

Deadly Heat in Europe 10x More Likely Than Decade Ago

Europe is now 10 times more likely to have a catastrophic heat wave than it was just a decade ago, study says.

Heat Turbocharged California’s Epic Drought

The unusual heat in California was a key driver of the unprecedented impacts of its latest drought.

Giving Climate Pact Legal Teeth Could Make It Toothless

American political dysfunction could keep legally binding rules out of the next climate pact.

Atmospheric River, Heavy Rain Roar Into California

Rain is set to deluge California again but it won't be enough to end the state's drought.

Pipeline Crunch Could Keep Northeast’s Heating Bills High

New Yorkers and Bostonians will pay higher natural gas prices this winter because of a pipeline crunch.

Big Welcome Storm Headed California’s Way

A much-need storm is set to drop rain and snow on drought-plagued California late this weekend.

Picture This: A Year’s Worth of Snow in One Week

The jaw-dropping photos of the incredible snowfall Buffalo had this week get center stage.

What Warming Means for Lake Effect Snow

Global warming could fuel more lake effect snows like the one that buried Buffalo, at least for awhile.

These Photos of Lake Effect Snow Are Crazy

An epic lake effect snow event in western New York could leave some places buried under 70 inches.

Here’s How the U.S. Can Adapt to Climate Change

A federal task force was formed last year to provide adaptation ideas. On Monday, it delivered 100.

6 Degrees: Singing Ice, Lightning Strikes, New Maps, More

This week's top climate news features shocking new findings and high tech mapping solutions.

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Antarctic Ice: What’s Going On September marks the end of winter when the sea ice that surrounds Antarctica swells to its maximum extent.

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