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Image of the Day: Tall Trees Tell Telling Tale

  • Published: Feb 19th, 2012

A long-range view of the tallest trees in North America, averaging as much as 131 feet in height

Image of the Day: Ice That Looks Like a Tiffany Lampshade

  • Published: Feb 18th, 2012

Ice formations hang on trees at the Unteres Odertal national park near Schwedt, Germany

Image of the Day: A Classically Beautiful Winter Scene

  • Published: Feb 17th, 2012

A horse-drawn carriage rides through heavy snow in Krakow, Poland, as a cold spell continues to envelop much of Europe.

Why I Like Global Warming

  • Published: Feb 17th, 2012

With balmy winters likely to become more common in the long term, the idea of climate change doesn’t seem so bad, suddenly.

U.S. Launches Effort to Cut Short-Lived Pollutants

  • Published: Feb 16th, 2012

The United States has joined with five other nations to cut emissions of short-lived climate pollutants.

Image of the Day: The World Through a Kaleidoscope

  • Published: Feb 16th, 2012

This image captured by America's new satellite depicts surface temperatures of the world.

Unusual Weather Pattern Freezes Europe, Shifts Arctic Ice

  • Published: Feb 15th, 2012

The unusual weather pattern behind a deadly cold snap in Europe has also led to a wide expanse of open water in the Arctic.

Image of the Day: Like Giant Sandtraps. Only Wetter

  • Published: Feb 15th, 2012

A system of ephemeral freshwater lakes act as an artificial flood overflow system for the Darling River in Australia.