The chances of an El Niño forming by winter have dropped to 65 percent, still double the normal odds.
A new mapping tool shows how floods could drown some of the nation’s most critical power plants.
Large tornado outbreaks are becoming more common with a possible climate change assist.
Review of top climate news, from the state of Arctic summer sea ice melt to the cost of delayed action on climate.
Capturing CO2 from coal power plants and using it to produce crude oil could help the climate, experts say.
The relentless heat that has plagued the western half of the country this summer has ratcheted up California’s terrible drought once again.…
Arctic sea ice extent won't reach a record low this year, but it is still declining and could place in the top 10.
The hottest time of year in the continental U.S. statistically comes in mid-July, but the timing of peak heat varies across different parts of…
Record lows were set across the eastern U.S. on July 30 as another bout of cool air from Canada invaded.
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The obsessive attention to the state of the latest El Niño comes from the major global impacts it can have.
The longest continuously-collected satellite dataset in the world turns 42 years old today.
Oceans were the hottest they've been on record this June, leading to a month of record heat across the world.
Renewables revolution over the next decade may exist in how power is managed, not in new technology.
Extreme weather dominates the top climate stories that happened this week and there's a quiz too.
As Arctic ice, and access to seals living there, disappears, polar bears adapt to a land-based diet.
A new report -- the latest checkup on the health of the global climate system -- says the planet is running a temperature.
Record lows are outpacing record highs since last year. This is becoming rarer in a warming world.
January-June 2014 was the warmest first half to a year in California, helping fuel the state's drought.
Groundwater has helped farmers trying to survive the California drought, but losses are still heavy.