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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.

Red Flags of Warning on Record Heat Watch Video

Videos - On the Media

Red Flags of Warning on Record Heat

The year 2012 has become the hottest year in the U.S. since scientists began keeping records. As Climate Central Chief Climatologist Dr. Heidi Cullen tells ABC’s Dan Harris on World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer, don’t expect this record to be the last.

How Do We Know: Hunting Hurricanes Watch Video

Videos - Extreme Weather

How Do We Know: Hunting Hurricanes

National Hurricane Center scientist Jack Beven explains the technology used to forecast and track hurricanes as they happen.