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How Hurricane Sandy Can Become a ‘Frankenstorm’

  • Published: Oct 26th, 2012

If Hurricane Sandy hits the East Coast, it won’t be right to call it a hurricane any more. Or even a tropical storm.

Image of the Day: Niger Caught Amid Weather Extremes

  • Published: Aug 28th, 2012

Niger's capital city was hit was severe flooding just before the region suffered from extreme drought.

Image of the Day: Swiss Pilgrims Alter Anti-Glacial Prayer

  • Published: Aug 17th, 2012

Amid a changing climate, Alpine pilgrims warm up to ice after 350 years of prayers for melting.

Image of the Day: Weird Weather Worries Organizers

  • Published: Jul 27th, 2012

A summer full of bizarre weather in the UK, with torrential rain and now scorching sun, has created hurdles for the Olympics.

Image of the Day: Meandering Mississippi From Space

  • Published: Jul 25th, 2012

Thanks to NASA, the graceful swirls and whorls of the Mississippi River as seen from space.

Countdown to July 24 Release of ‘Global Weirdness’

  • Published: Jul 23rd, 2012

The countdown is on. We're talking hours here. Climate Central’s first book -- Global Weirdness -- hits the stores on July 24.

Image of Day: Baby Hedgehogs Hanging On Hairy Brush

  • Published: Jul 10th, 2012

Heavy rains in the United Kingdom have persisted for months. The rains swept away the mother of three baby hedgehogs.

The Extreme Weather of 2012 Represented in One Chart

  • Published: Jul 9th, 2012

The weather of 2012 has been so unusual that the Climate Extremes Index has reached a new high.