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Image of Day: Baby Hedgehogs Hanging On Hairy Brush

  • Published: Jul 10th, 2012

Heavy rains in the United Kingdom have persisted for months. The rains swept away the mother of three baby hedgehogs.

Image of the Day: Orangutans’ Future Goes Up in Smoke

  • Published: Jul 8th, 2012

Indonesia is the third largest carbon emitter, and it is also bringing orangutans to the brink of extinction.

Image of the Day: Rains in Assam of Elephant Proportions

  • Published: Jul 7th, 2012

Unusually severe floods from the monsoon rains have swept through the state of Assam in India.

Trillions at Stake in Sea Level Rise for 20 Global Port Cities

  • Published: Jul 7th, 2012

Assessment of sea level rise exposure in major port cities around the world finds $3 trillion currently at risk.

Image of the Day: ‘Supertrees’ Super Useful in Singapore

  • Published: Jul 6th, 2012

Giant metal supertrees add to the urban garden that Singapore is creating in its Gardens by the Bay project.

No Average Year, No Average Book: ‘Global Weirdness’

  • Published: Jul 5th, 2012

Climate Central's appropriately named new book tells the story of climate science in a straightforward, just-the-facts way.

Image of the Day: Fewer Fireworks for Fourth in Colorado

  • Published: Jul 4th, 2012

To reduce the risk of adding to Colorado's wildfire woes, a fireworks ban that outlaws private operation of fireworks is in place.

Media Heats Up with Coverage of Extreme Weather

  • Published: Jul 2nd, 2012

Media outlets nationwide are talking about the heat wave & severe thunderstorms. Here's some coverage we're reading.