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6 Degrees: 2014 Records, Snowvember, CO2 and More

This week in climate news features lake effect snow, a year of record heat, cool animations & more.

Picture This: A Year’s Worth of Snow in One Week

The jaw-dropping photos of the incredible snowfall Buffalo had this week get center stage.

What Warming Means for Lake Effect Snow

Global warming could fuel more lake effect snows like the one that buried Buffalo, at least for awhile.

These Photos of Lake Effect Snow Are Crazy

An epic lake effect snow event in western New York could leave some places buried under 70 inches.

6 Degrees: Singing Ice, Lightning Strikes, New Maps, More

This week's top climate news features shocking new findings and high tech mapping solutions.

Picture This: Cold, Cold, Cold (And Some Snow)

The massive outbreak of Arctic air over the country was really the only weather story of the week.

Listen To a Glacier, Forecast a Flood

Scientists discovered that glaciers hum tunes, tunes that could help predict when glacial lakes will overflow.

UN Climate Report Rings Alarm, Offers Guidance

IPCC analysis of climate change has painted an ugly picture, but it also offers hope and guidance.

6 Degrees: Earth’s Lungs, Ozone Info, Snow Woes & More

New greenhouse gas concerns to Arctic sea ice decline's link to cold winters, all in this week's top news.

Picture This: Amazing Antarctic & Halloween Treats

We're serving up all treats and no tricks in this Halloween edition of our Picture This column!

Snow! Or Not. Why Snow Is Hard to Forecast

Snowfall predictions days in advance are suspect -- here's why snow is so difficult to forecast.

An Ill Wind Blows in Antarctica, Threatens Global Flooding

The Southern Ocean's notoriously strong gales are growing stronger, and that's foreboding news for coastlines everywhere.

Cold Winters in Europe, Asia Linked to Sea Ice Decline

Arctic sea ice decline has doubled the chances of an extreme cold winter over Europe and Asia.

Polar Vortex Spiked U.S. CO2 Emissions in 2013

The polar vortex spurred a spike in CO2 emissions in 2013 as people cranked up their heat last winter.

Zombie Glacier Surprises Scientists

Discovery of a semi-lifeless glacier in southeastern Iceland creates a new zombie class of frozen rivers of water.

6 Degrees: Security Risks, Tornadoes and Earthquakes

A new climate report from the Pentagon, tornado trends, earthquakes and more in this week's top climate news.

Jack Frost Not Exactly Nipping at Your Nose

The frost-free season is growing longer across the U.S. overall. Check the trend in your city.

Expanding Antarctic Sea Ice is Flooding ‘Warning Bell’

Expansion of Antarctic sea ice heralds ocean changes that could trap heat and accelerate ice sheet melting.

Antarctic Sea Ice Officially Hits New Record Maximum

For the third year in a row, Antarctic sea ice has hit a record maximum winter extent.

Drought Drains Already Diminished Aral Sea

A lobe of the ailing Aral Sea, once the fourth largest lake in the world, has dried up for the first time.

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Northern Rockies Forest Wildfires Number of large wildfires on forested federal lands in the Northern Rockies region, including western Montana

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