A series of storms tapped into an "atmospheric river" to dump record amounts of rain in the Pacific Northwest.
A rare May snowstorm shattered snowfall records in three states, while bringing the threat of more flooding.
Climate scientist Deke Arndt explains the Climate Extremes Index and the critical information it contains.
Call it our year in pictures as 2012 may be remembered for some of these top 10 images.
When it rains, it pours. That’s how we may want to think about the effects of climate change on precipitation.
In the New York Times, Climate Central's Ben Strauss says we must take two steps to protect ourselves from sea level rise.
A World Bank report urges action on climate change as it examines the impacts of a 7.2°F rise in global temperature.
New York City's shoreline could help be protected by wetlands, but only if there are enough of them.