Climate Central meteorologist Bernadette Woods Placky explains why cold snaps like the polar vortex happen in a warming world.
NBC’s Anne Thompson talks with Dr. Ben Strauss on how the combo of climate-change induced sea level rise and storm surge increase the odds of Sandy-like storms happening again in the near future.
Dr. Ben Strauss offers his sea level rise expertise in the PBS NewsHour report on how to better prepare for a superstorm like Sandy.
CNN’s Anderson Cooper talks with Climate Central sea level rise expert Dr. Ben Strauss on whether Sandy is a sign of extreme weather events to come.
MSNBC’s Tamron Hall interviews Climate Central Chief Climatologist Dr. Heidi Cullen about the role climate change plays in the dry and deadly weather.
As Dr. Heidi Cullen reports, the suffocating heat comes on the heels of the government's release of the new climate "normals". Every 10 years, scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration calculate the 30-year averages for temperature and precipitation from thousands of U.S. locations.
In different parts of the American West, climate influences wildfires in unexpected ways.
Reactor accidents and radiation leaks aren't the only risks with nuclear energy; nuclear weapons are another problem.