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Picture This: Hurricanes and Wildfires from Space

Hurricanes swirl over two oceans, California faces intense wildfires and fall makes its first appearance.

Picture This: Summer Snow and Gnarly Lightning

In a weird week for weather, snow fell in some spots, while rains drenched normally dry areas.

Struggling El Niño Still Shaping Hurricane Activity

The El Niño struggling to form in the Pacific is still influencing hurricane season there and the Atlantic.

Picture This: Awesome Auroras and Triple Rainbows

Colors abound in this week's weather photo roundup, with a triple rainbow and glowing rains over Yosemite.

Picture This: Fire Clouds & A Slew of Pacific Storms

Pyrocumulus clouds over western wildfires lead this week's roundup of the best weather and climate photos.

Why Hurricanes Are So Rare in Hawaii

A persistent high pressure ridge and cooler ocean waters typically keep Hawaii from seeing any hurricanes.

Forecasters Lower Hurricane Season Expectations

The Atlantic hurricane season may be more lackluster than thought with conditions unfavorable to storms.

Picture This: Lucky Lightning Photo & Crazy Bug Swarm

Check out one lucky photo of a lightning strike, along with an apocalyptic-looking swarm of insects on radar.

6 Degrees: Costly Weather, Drought, Fires and the Heat

Extreme weather dominates the top climate stories that happened this week and there's a quiz too.

Picture This: Twin Waterspouts and Amazing Aurora

In this week's Picture This, we've got an amazing aurora Vine, a typhoon's mean eye, and twin waterspouts.

What’s Behind Super Typhoon’s Rapid Intensification?

Rammasun looked ragged after its trip over the Philippines, but became a Super Typhoon before hitting China.

Planet is Running a Temp: State of the Climate ‘Check-Up’

A new report -- the latest checkup on the health of the global climate system -- says the planet is running a temperature.

Weather Disasters Have Cost the Globe $2.4 Trillion

A new report shows just how costly climate- and weather-related disasters are across the globe.

Military Bases Face Hurdles in Climate Change Adaptation

The military is already looking at its climate change vulnerabilities but more needs to be done.

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.

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.

Picture This: Hurricane Arthur & NYC Lightning

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

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.

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Copenhagen Diagnosis Graphics informed by the Copenhagen Diagnosis, a major climate change report released on November 24, 2009.