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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.

Tropical Storm Debby Floods Florida, Ends Drought

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2012

Tropical Storm Debby has dumped so much rain in Florida that the state has gone from extreme drought to extreme flooding.

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.

Did Global Warming Set Stage for Duluth Flooding?

  • Published: Jun 22nd, 2012

Research shows that heavy rains like what occurred this week in Duluth, Minnesota are becoming more likely to occur.

Weather Extremes Widespread over Memorial Day Holiday

  • Published: May 29th, 2012

From record heat to a powerful tropical storm, Memorial Day Weekend will long be remembered for its extreme weather.

Image of the Day: It’s Not Easy Being Green in the U.K.

  • Published: May 5th, 2012

Prolonged rain and roller coaster temperatures have taken their toll on the beloved asparagus crop in the U.K.

The Supermoon is Coming! Do Not Panic!

  • Published: May 5th, 2012

This weekend's "Supermoon" is bigger & brighter than the average full Moon: it's worth a look if you've got clear skies.