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Tell Me Why: We Need ‘Normals’ and Long-term Trends

Tell Me Why: We Need ‘Normals’ and Long-term Trends

  • Published: Jan 7th, 2013

Climate scientist Anthony Arguez explains the importance of “normals” in this version of Tell Me Why.

Tell Me Why: Climate Science Is So Important

Tell Me Why: Climate Science Is So Important

  • Published: Jan 6th, 2013

Scientist Jeff Privette explains how what's seen from the sky can tell us a lot about our climate on Earth.

Tell Me Why: Questions Swirl Around Climate & Tornadoes

Tell Me Why: Questions Swirl Around Climate & Tornadoes

  • Published: Jan 5th, 2013

Climate scientist Deke Arndt explains why questions still swirl around any connection between climate & tornadoes.

Tell Me Why: The Climate Extremes Index Matters

Tell Me Why: The Climate Extremes Index Matters

  • Published: Jan 4th, 2013

Climate scientist Deke Arndt explains the Climate Extremes Index and the critical information it contains.

Climate Central Leads 2012’s Climate Coverage

  • Published: Jan 2nd, 2013

Year-end numbers for media coverage of climate change show Climate Central led the pack.

Extreme Weather 101: Climate Change and Precipitation

Extreme Weather 101: Climate Change and Precipitation

  • Published: Dec 28th, 2012

When it rains, it pours. That’s how we may want to think about the effects of climate change on precipitation.

Extreme Weather 101: Rising Temps & Snowstorms

Extreme Weather 101: Rising Temps & Snowstorms

  • Published: Dec 27th, 2012

Scientist Jay Lawrimore & meteorologist Dan Satterfield detail how rising temps can affect the formation of snowstorms.

Extreme Weather 101: Drought & Our Changing Climate

Extreme Weather 101: Drought & Our Changing Climate

  • Published: Dec 26th, 2012

Scientist Mike Brewer and meteorologist Dan Satterfield explain the connection between drought and a changing climate.