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Flurry of Hawaiian Hurricanes Shows Climate Fingerprints

Hawaii's active hurricane streak has a climate change tie and could be a sign of things to come.

Attribution Studies Home in on Climate Change Signal

The role of climate change in extreme weather events is examined in an annual compilation of attribution studies.

New York Prepares for Up to 6 Feet of Sea Level Rise

New York State is anticipating up to 6 feet of sea level rise on its coastlines by 2100.

Half Million Die in Decade of Disasters in Asia Pacific

The region's disasters claimed half a million lives over the decade, and $523 billion in economic damage.

Patricia, Record-Setting Monster, Beelines For Mexico

Hurricane Patricia is a record-breaking Category 5 storm that will lash Mexico with deadly winds, storm surge and rain.

Warm Waters Fuel Hurricane Patricia’s Record Strength

What we know about hurricanes and climate change.

This is the First Full Earth Image From a Weather Satellite

Happy 40th anniversary to one of the world's first major weather satellites.

Climate Change Intensified South Carolina Floods

A ‘once-in-a-thousand-year’ East Coast storm was a consequence of moisture from Hurricane Joaquin.

NASA Satellite Captures 3-D View of Hurricane Joaquin

NASA is keeping an eye on strengthening Hurricane Joaquin with its powerful satellites.

Climate Model Shows Limits of Global Emissions Pledges

Global emissions pledges may not be enough to limit warming to the world’s agreed upon goal of 2°C.

Study: New York City at Higher Risk for Coastal Floods

Researchers say New York City is at risk for more and higher floods like those seen during Hurricane Sandy.

Warming May Boost Carbon Storage on Public Lands

Public lands could store 20 percent more carbon by 2050 because of climate change, a new study says.

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Climate Change Could Put Tribes’ Electric Systems at Risk

Electric power lines and power plants on tribal lands are highly vulnerable to climate change.

In Week of Cyclone Records, Kilo Could Break More

Typhoon Kilo has already broken tropical cyclone records and rivals the longest-lived storms on record.

Hurricane Kilo Crosses Dateline, Becomes Typhoon

Hurricane Kilo has become a typhoon and satellites captured its transition as it crossed the dateline.

‘Grey Swan’ Hurricanes Pose Future Storm Surge Threat

'Grey swan' hurricanes, those without precedent, could be more likely with global warming.

Atlantic Storm Sets Records as 3 Others Span Pacific

Hurricane Fred is the easternmost Atlantic hurricane to form, as three Category 4 storms span the Pacific.

From Katrina, an ‘Amazing’ Decade of Climate Research

Katrina helped galvanize hurricane-climate change research, and 10 years later, strides have been made.

10 Years Later: Was Warming to Blame for Katrina?

The role climate change may have played in Hurricane Katrina is a difficult question to answer, even 10 years later.


Mountain Snowmelt and Fire Recently, in the American West, wildfires have burned about 17 times more land in years with early snowmelt than with late.

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