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Antarctic Modeling Pushes Up Sea-Level Rise Projections

Antarctic ice sheet models double the sea-level rise expected this century if global emissions of heat-trapping pollution remain high.

Will You Have a White Christmas?

Dreaming of a White Christmas? See the historical chance of one in your city.

How Smoke From California’s Fires is Harming the Most Vulnerable

As climate change stokes polluting fires, southern California's most vulnerable are being hit the hardest.

See How Much Winters Have Been Warming in Your City

Here's where winters are warming the most across the U.S.

Here’s Where Winters Are Warming the Most

The Northern Plains, Great Lakes, and the Northeast are warming the fastest, while warming is taking place at a slower rate in the western U.S…

Transportation is the Biggest Source of U.S. Emissions

Transportation recently overtook electricity generation as the biggest source of greenhouse gases in the U.S.

Lake Effect Snow Season is Shifting and Contracting

Watch how lake effect snow is expected to change in the coming decades.

Less Lake Ice, More Potential Lake Effect Snow

Climate change is warming the Great Lakes, meaning more lake effect snow — for now.

Here’s How Wildfire Pollution Harms Health

Warming temperatures combined with drought conditions are major factors for the increase in wildfires.

Breathing Fire

As climate change fuels large wildfires, the pollution they're releasing is making Americans sick and undermining decades of progress in clean…

Western Wildfires Undermining Progress on Air Pollution

Smoke pollution is leading to serious public health impacts as large wildfires across the American West become more frequent and destructive.…

These U.S. Cities Are Most Vulnerable to Major Coastal Flooding and Sea Level Rise

Here's how rising seas could grow FEMA floodplains.

More Warm Fall Days Across the U.S.

With climate change, fall is trending warmer across the U.S.

Brazil’s Worst Month Ever for Forest Fires Blamed on Human Activity

This September, Brazil saw more fires burning than any month on record.

The Sixth Mass Extinction of Wildlife Also Threatens Global Food Supplies

The foundation of our food supplies are as endangered as wildlife but get almost no attention, a new report reveals.

Warming Football Season

Football season is getting warmer in all 30 of the cities with an NFL team.

Arctic Sea Ice Just Hit Its Eighth-Lowest Minimum Ever Recorded

Shrinking Arctic sea ice is increasingly linked to extreme weather events around the world.

More Downpours in the U.S.

The number of days with more than 3+ inches of rain is increasing in the U.S.

Climate Extremes Index

Extreme weather is happening more often in a warming world, especially in the past few years.

Warmer Air Means More Evaporation and Precipitation

Higher temperatures from climate change mean more evaporation, which means more rain.

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Fall Temperature & Rainfall Trends A look at how both precipitation and temperature have changed this season since 1970.

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