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Genes Help Plants Handle Rising CO2 Levels

Discovery can give scientists new tools to engineer crops to deal with droughts and high temps.

Picture This: Gnarly Neoguri, Double Rainbows, No LeBron

Neoguri was the top weather story of the week, but storms led to spectacular photos elsewhere in the world.

Super Typhoon Neoguri: 5 Stormy Facts

Super Typhoon Neoguri is aiming for Japan. Find out what a super typhoon is and how long typhoon season lasts.

Climate Change Gets Up Close and Personal

The emerging field of downscaling helps people deal with climate change at the neighborhood scale.

Warming Puts Emperor Penguins at Risk of Extinction

Tallest penguins at risk from climate change melting ice, which could wipe out third of the population by 2100.

6 Degrees: Eyes in the Sky, Trash Rules, Late Summer Heat

All in a week's work. Top climate stories from EPA's new landfill rules to launch of NASA's new CO2-monitoring tool.

Engineers Warn UK Infrastructure at Risk from Climate

Engineers warn more unpredictable weather will bring serious challenges to infrastructure.

Picture This: Hurricane Arthur & NYC Lightning

Hurricane Arthur and spectacular shots of lightning dominate the best weather & climate images this week.

A Graphic Tale: July 4th Climate Extremes in Your City

Find out what the climate extremes — hottest, coldest, most rain — are in your city for Independence Day.

Arthur Becomes 1st Hurricane of 2014, Threatens N.C.

Arthur is now the first hurricane of the 2014 season. It is expected to hit North Carolina as a Category 2.

New Storm Surge Maps Debut With TS Arthur

As Tropical Storm Arthur heads for North Carolina, the NHC has rolled out its new storm surge flooding maps.

4 GIFs Show If Tropical Storm Arthur Will Ruin Your July 4

Track Tropical Storm Arthur's progress to see if your Fourth of July weekend is in jeopardy.

90-Degree Days Late Arriving for Boston, NYC

Neither New York City nor Boston has recorded a 90-degree temperature yet this summer, surprisingly late.

First Tropical Storm Looms, As Does a Wet July 4th

A storm sitting off Florida's coast is likely to become the first tropical storm of Atlantic hurricane season.

World Bank: Tackling Climate Will Grow the Economy

Findings put to rest claims that the world could not afford to act on climate change.

Map Shows When Summer Heat Peaks in Your Town

A new analysis shows when summer reaches peak heat across the U.S.

Picture This: World Cup Flooding & Spectacular Lightning

From rain in Recife to drought in California, see some of the best weather & climate images from the week.

Downpour Floods City Ahead of U.S. World Cup Match

A sudden, heavy downpour in Recife, site of today's crucial U.S. soccer match, has left the city flooded.

5 Graphics That Show U.S. Climate Change Costs

Graphics from a new report show just how much climate change will cost U.S. and what regions will lose the most.

2014: A Weird Weather Year in Alaska So Far

The first five months of the year in Alaska have been unusually warm, particularly in far northern Barrow.