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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.

The Dangerous Duo: Sea Level Rise and Storm Surge Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

The Dangerous Duo: Sea Level Rise and Storm Surge

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.

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.

A Sign of the New Times? Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

A Sign of the New Times?

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.

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.

Adapting to New Normals: The Heat’s On Watch Video

Videos - States of Change

Adapting to New Normals: The Heat’s On

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.

Wildfires Out West Watch Video Science Behind the Story

Videos - Extreme Weather

Wildfires Out West

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

Frank von Hippel on Nuclear Energy and Weapons Proliferation Watch Video

Videos - Climate in Context

Frank von Hippel on Nuclear Energy and Weapons Proliferation

Reactor accidents and radiation leaks aren't the only risks with nuclear energy; nuclear weapons are another problem.