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Did Global Warming Cause Sidney Crosby’s Concussion?

  • Published: Jan 30th, 2012

Sidney Crosby's concussion brings into focus the parallels between climate change and the NHL's resistance to science.

The Little Ice Age Explained?

  • Published: Jan 30th, 2012

A new study argues that a centuries-long cooling, which ended about 200 years ago, was triggered by a series of massive volcanoes

New Study Casts Doubt on “Missing Heat” Hypothesis

  • Published: Jan 30th, 2012

Have you heard the tale about the “missing heat” in the climate system? Well, it turns out it may not have gone missing after all.

Southwest Turns Anxious Eye to Shrinking Lake Mead

  • Published: Jan 29th, 2012

After recovering last year, the water level of Lake Mead - the country's largest man-made reservoir - is dropping once again.

NASA Releases Stunning “Blue Marble” Image of Earth

  • Published: Jan 27th, 2012

A recently launched NASA satellite captured a high-resolution view of the Earth, known as a "Blue Marble" image.

Weird Winter Continues with Western Storms

  • Published: Jan 20th, 2012

Winter storms are hitting the West Coast, while much of the country remains milder and drier than average.

A Graphical Tour Through the Climate of 2011

  • Published: Jan 20th, 2012

The streak of warm years continued in 2011, with severe weather and climate extremes in the U.S. and worldwide.

Obama Proposal Could Weaken Key Climate Agency

  • Published: Jan 20th, 2012

The Obama administration's plans to cut costs by combining several agencies could end up undermining NOAA.