Videos Section
Telling the story with moving pictures

El Niño in 90 Seconds Watch Video

Videos - Climate in Context

El Niño in 90 Seconds

So who or what is this El Nino that meteorologists warn may affect our weather in a big way?

Whether the Weather is a New Normal Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

Whether the Weather is a New Normal

Is the recent wacky winter weather due to global warming, or is it simply naturally occurring weather? Al Jazeera’s Joie Chen put the question to Climate Central Meteorologist Bernadette Woods Placky.

Bernadette Woods-Placky on MSNBC’s Lean Forward Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

Bernadette Woods-Placky on MSNBC’s Lean Forward

Climate Central meteorologist Bernadette Woods Placky explains why cold snaps like the polar vortex happen in a warming world.

Extreme Weather 101: Tornadoes Watch Video

Videos - Extreme Weather

Extreme Weather 101: Tornadoes

We hear from two leading scientists on whether we can see human imprints on the development of tornadoes.

Extreme Weather 101: Rising Temps & Snowstorms Watch Video

Videos - Extreme Weather

Extreme Weather 101: Rising Temps & Snowstorms

Scientist Jay Lawrimore & meteorologist Dan Satterfield detail how rising temps can affect the formation of snowstorms.

Extreme Weather 101: Climate Change and Precipitation Watch Video

Videos - Extreme Weather

Extreme Weather 101: Climate Change and Precipitation

When it rains, it pours. That’s how we may want to think about the effects of climate change on precipitation.

Tell Me Why: Questions Swirl Around Climate & Tornadoes Watch Video

Videos - Extreme Weather

Tell Me Why: Questions Swirl Around Climate & Tornadoes

Climate scientist Deke Arndt explains why questions still swirl around any connection between climate & tornadoes.

Catastrophic Drought a Possible Snapshot of Future Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

Catastrophic Drought a Possible Snapshot of Future

MSNBC’s Tamron Hall interviews Climate Central Chief Climatologist Dr. Heidi Cullen about the role climate change plays in the dry and deadly weather.