Sample coverage of the national report called Surging Seas, which has recalculated the risk of flooding to coastal communities across America.
As the land loses its struggle with the sea, it's time for new tools to learn just how climate change and sea level rise will effect the coastal U.S.
An amazing 26-second video depicting how temperatures around the globe have warmed since 1880.
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.
This year's Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be busier than usual and the 2011 summer forecast calls for some extreme weather. Heidi Cullen makes the climate connection.
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.
Engineers who design nuclear plants can plan a worst case scenario, but this may not be enough to prevent all accidents.