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Image of the Day: A Frog Marriage or a Plea for Rain?

  • Published: Jul 11th, 2012

Droughts persist in India -- not to mention the U.S. -- prompting a frog marriage as an offering to the rain gods in Nagpur, India.

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.

Media Heats Up with Coverage of Extreme Weather

  • Published: Jul 2nd, 2012

Media outlets nationwide are talking about the heat wave & severe thunderstorms. Here's some coverage we're reading.

Image of the Day: Greening Roofs With White Paint

  • Published: Jun 30th, 2012

White roofs in cities could prevent the world from emitting billions of tons of CO2, according to the White Roof Project.

Image of the Day: Rowing Not So Gently Down the Stream

  • Published: Jun 27th, 2012

Rising temperatures, lack of rain and wind cause an outbreak of blue-green algae on a lake in China.

Dirty Soil and Diabetes: Anniston’s Toxic Legacy

  • Published: Jun 24th, 2012

A low income community has a high rate of diabetes, linked to PCBs exposure from contamination from a Monsanto plant.

Image of the Day: Ride ‘Em if You Got ‘Em

  • Published: May 26th, 2012

Americans are saving $4.6 billion a year by riding bicycles instead of driving, according to a new report.