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Explaining Explosion of Daily Record Highs Easy as Pie

  • Published: Jul 16th, 2012

As the climate has warmed, there has been a growing imbalance between record daily high temps and record daily lows.

Image of the Day: Fluorescent Frogfish May Fail to Flourish

  • Published: Jul 14th, 2012

Reef fish, like the giant frogfish, will be in danger in a warming climate as coral reefs will begin to degrade.

Texas Court Rules Air Deserves Same Protection As Water

  • Published: Jul 13th, 2012

Texas District Court's ruling declared that the air and atmosphere are part of the "public trust," which requires protection.

2012 Heat Wave is Historic, if not Unprecedented

  • Published: Jul 9th, 2012

After breaking thousands of records, how does the recent heat wave compare vs. hottest summers in U.S. history?

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.

Image of the Day: Greening Roofs With White Paint

  • Published: Jun 30th, 2012

White roofs in cities could prevent the world from emitting billions of tons of CO2, according to the White Roof Project.

Heat Wave Bakes the West and High Plains, Moves East

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2012

Record heat in the West and High Plains is aggravating tinderbox conditions, and is moving to the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic.

Three New Studies on Sea Level Rise Bring New Concerns

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2012

Three new sea level rise studies published during the past week spell trouble for portions of the East and West Coasts.