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The Shum Show: Global Warming, Groundhog Style

While groundhogs certainly aren’t meteorologists, Punxsutawney Phil may have stumbled on a climate change trend.

Hot, Dry Weather Could Cut Into California’s Snowpack

An unwelcome dose of heat and dry weather is coming to California, putting snowpack in jeopardy.

The Southwest May Have Entered a ‘Drier Climate State’

The weather patterns that normally bring rain to the Southwest have been disappearing.

These Paintings Turn Climate Data Into Art

Maine-based artist Jill Pelto is turning hard climate data into haunting watercolor paintings.

Super Bowl Warming Trends

On average, football season has been warming nationwide since the first Super Bowl.

Groundhog Day Warming Trends

Regardless if Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow or not, spring is coming earlier across the U.S.

What You Need to Know About Zika And Climate Change

Zika virus has spread rapidly. This is what you need to know about the role of climate change.

Climate Matters: Hottest Global Year on Record

2015 was the hottest year on record by a wide margin, beating the previous record (2014) by 0.29°F.

2015’s Blistering Record Finish

2015 was the hottest year on record by a wide margin.

2015 Shatters Hottest Year Mark; 2016 Hot on its Heels?

2015 blew away the competition for record heat, besting 2014 by widest margin on record.

Fewer Cold Nights

The average number of very cold nights each year has declined across much of the country since 1970.

Western Australia Wildfire Brings Widespread Destruction

A major wildfire has destroyed a town and charred 143,000 acres in Western Australia.

2015 U.S. Temperatures in Review

2015 was the 2nd hottest year on record for the U.S.

December Heat Boosts 2015 to 2nd Warmest Year for U.S.

December's incredible warmth boosted the U.S. to its second warmest year on record.

Two Charts Show December’s Crazy Warmth

December has been crazy warm across the East, leading to 10,000 daily heat records compared to 500 cold ones.

Climate Chart of the Year? Record Heat, Of Course

One chart that shows you everything you need to know about climate change.

The 7 Most Interesting Climate Findings of the Year

From disappearing ice sheets to rising temperature to megadroughts, these are the top climate science studies.

The 8 Biggest Climate Storylines of the Year

From record heat to the Pope's climate push to Paris, these are the climate stories that shaped 2015.

The Shum Show: Where is the Snow?

Happy Holidays from Greta, Gretel and Climate Central.

What Happened to the Polar Vortex?

The infamous polar vortex is actually linked to the unusual warm winter weather in the eastern U.S.