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Climate Change Will Hit Australia the Hardest, Study Says

Studies predict temperature rises of up to 5.1°c in Australia by 2090 in their most comprehensive forecast yet.

What Can We Learn from the NYC Forecast ‘Bust’?

Why the nor'easter forecast was off for New York and what we can learn from that for the future.

16 Images to Illustrate the Blizzard of 2015

The blizzard of 2015 is burying New England and Long Island in heavy snow and storm surge.

What A Warming World Means for Major Snowstorms

A warming world could mean interesting changes for major snowstorms, like the nor'easter this week.

Surprise Lake Sheds Light on Underbelly of Greenland Ice

Meltwater funneling into a lake below Greenland's ice could be speeding the ice's flow to the sea.

Watch 28 Years of Old Arctic Ice Disappear in One Minute

A new video from NOAA shows how much older sea ice the Arctic has lost since 1987.

Picture This: Stunning Halos and Freaky Frost

Ice halos, hoar frost, tule fog and other geeky weather terms all await, along with stunning images.

Find Out When the Coldest Day Usually Hits Your Town

See when the coldest day of the winter season usually descends on your town.

Ocean Warming: Probing a Blue Abyss

Big climate news burbled out of the ocean in 2014. Most research findings were hot, but not pretty.

Fate of Earth’s Ice Comes Further Into Focus

The melting of Earth's polar ice came into starker relief in 2014, with real implications for sea level rise.

The Year’s 7 Most Telling Images From Space

Satellites and astronauts have provided some of the amazing imagery of our planet this year.

Dreaming of a White Christmas? Check This Map

Find out the odds of a white Christmas for every location in the continental U.S., all on one map.

6 Degrees: Drought Relief, Europe Heats Up, CO2 & More

California gets some drought relief, Europe sets records, the Arctic gets warmer and more.

Picture This: It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Winter

From huge snowfalls in Japan, to ice pancakes on a Scottish river, winter is in the air.

Persistent Warming Driving Big Arctic Changes

Long-term trends continue to paint a picture of rapid change throughout the Arctic region.

Greenland’s Ice Sheet Shifts Could Speed Melt

Two new findings show how Greenland could be melting from the bottom up.

The End and Beginning of the Arctic

It’s clear that the Arctic we know is coming to an end, and that a new and very different Arctic is taking over.

How Winters Are Changing Throughout the U.S.

Here's how winter temperature and precipitation have changed in the U.S. since 1970.

Warm Water Invasion Is Fueling Striking Antarctic Ice Melt

Antarctica's glaciers are being melted by warm water seeping in from below, posing a threat to sea levels.

Robotic Floats Will Reveal Southern Ocean’s Mysteries

Robots will help scientists understand climate change in one of the planet's harshest environments.

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The Age of Man: A New Geologic Epoch Scientists think the past 250 years represent the beginning of a new geologic era, marked by human influence around the planet.

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