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The Shum Show: Cold Again… Naturally Watch Video

Videos - News and Reports

The Shum Show: Cold Again… Naturally

As the Polar Vortex sends a chill to the Midwest and Northeast, the Great Lake's ice coverage is far below average.

Placky Talks Glacial Melt and Climate on GMA Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

Placky Talks Glacial Melt and Climate on GMA

Our chief meteorologist talks glacial melt on Good Morning America.

Mapping Choices: Sea Level Rise Around the Globe Watch Video

Videos - News and Reports

Mapping Choices: Sea Level Rise Around the Globe

Our analysis details the implications of different warming scenarios for every coastal nation and megacity on the planet.

Coping with Climate Change Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

Coping with Climate Change

Dr. Ben Strauss offers his sea level rise expertise in the PBS NewsHour report on how to better prepare for a superstorm like Sandy.

Question Left in the Wake of Sandy Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

Question Left in the Wake of Sandy

CBS Morning News talks with Climate Central sea level rise expert Dr. Ben Strauss a week after Superstorm Sandy on what to expect in a world changed by global warming.

Wildfires Out West Watch Video

Videos - Extreme Weather

Wildfires Out West

In different parts of the American West, climate influences wildfires in unexpected ways.

How Do We Know: Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice Watch Video

Videos - Climate in Context

How Do We Know: Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice

Learn how NASA scientists are tracking the melting Arctic sea ice and what less ice means for global warming in the future.

How Do We Know: Thinning Sea Ice Watch Video

Videos - Climate in Context

How Do We Know: Thinning Sea Ice

NASA scientist Ron Kwok details new technology he is using to monitor how extensively Arctic sea ice is melting from below, a key indicator of the ice's long-term stability.

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Hottest Days of Summer The hottest time of year in the continental U.S. statistically comes in mid-July, but the timing of peak heat varies.

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