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Science Made Simple: Take the Dog for a Walk

Science Made Simple: Take the Dog for a Walk

  • Published: Nov 28th, 2013

A fun video uses a unique analogy to explain the important differences between weather and climate.

Monster Cyclone Phailin Poses Deadly Threat to India

Monster Cyclone Phailin Poses Deadly Threat to India

  • Published: Oct 11th, 2013

Powerful Cyclone Phailin is poised to strike India with a deadly combo of storm surge and high winds.

Experts Debate Moral, Religious Case for Climate Action

Experts Debate Moral, Religious Case for Climate Action

  • Published: Oct 9th, 2013

A Tennessee philosopher and Christian environmentalist debate the moral imperative for action on climate change.

The Most Detailed Visuals of Hurricane Sandy, Revealed

The Most Detailed Visuals of Hurricane Sandy, Revealed

  • Published: Oct 3rd, 2013

Newly released visualizations provide the most detailed look to date of Hurricane Sandy's intensity.

Shutdown Silences Weather and Climate Social Media

Shutdown Silences Weather and Climate Social Media

  • Published: Oct 1st, 2013

The government shutdown has left federal climate and weather sites and social media accounts in the dark.

‘Atmospheric River’ Smashes Records in Pacific Northwest

‘Atmospheric River’ Smashes Records in Pacific Northwest

  • Published: Sep 30th, 2013

A series of storms tapped into an "atmospheric river" to dump record amounts of rain in the Pacific Northwest.

Europe Whets Appetite for Coal as U.S. Eschews It

Europe Whets Appetite for Coal as U.S. Eschews It

  • Published: Sep 30th, 2013

Natural gas is proving to be a formidable challenger to the dominance of coal in the U.S., but not necessarily overseas.

The 5 Most Sobering Charts from the IPCC Climate Report

The 5 Most Sobering Charts from the IPCC Climate Report

  • Published: Sep 27th, 2013

The IPCC's new climate science report contains vital charts about the future of our climate, and they're not pretty.