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Extreme Weather 101: Heat Spikes On the Rise

Extreme Weather 101: Heat Spikes On the Rise

  • Published: Dec 25th, 2012

In our Extreme Weather 101 video, scientists explain how heat spikes are likely to become more common.

Climate Science Community Loses Giant in Jerry Mahlman

  • Published: Dec 12th, 2012

The climate science community lost a true giant with the recent death of Jerry Mahlman.

World Bank Ties Ending Poverty with Climate Change

  • Published: Nov 19th, 2012

A World Bank report urges action on climate change as it examines the impacts of a 7.2°F rise in global temperature.

Scientists Eat Crow on Geoengineering Test. Me, Too

  • Published: Oct 23rd, 2012

A rogue individual conducting his or her own geoengineering experiment was thought unlikely. Until it happened recently.

Image of the Day: An Amur Tiger Cub, Safe for Now

  • Published: Aug 8th, 2012

A female Amur tiger licks her cub at the Royev Ruchey zoo in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk.

Image of the Day: A Turtle’s Reaction to Climate Change

  • Published: Aug 7th, 2012

An appropriate reaction from an endangered baby loggerhead turtle to the threat it faces from climate change.

Like Ozone Layer, Holes in Study on Thunderstorms

  • Published: Aug 1st, 2012

A new study claims thunderstorms threaten to rip a hole in the ozone layer, but elements of the study are unproven.

Trust Us, Photo is Real; And So Is Toll From Red Sludge

  • Published: Jul 13th, 2012

A Spanish photographer documented the lasting effects of the 2010 spill from an aluminum oxide refinery in Hungary.