Blogs Hurricanes

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: Glimpse of the First 2012 Tropical Storm

  • Published: May 15th, 2012

TS Aletta, the first named storm of 2012 Pacific Hurricane Season, was observed by the nation's newest weather satellite.

After Fukushima Nuclear Crisis, U.S. Flying Blind

  • Published: May 2nd, 2012

Sea level rise and storm-driven waves could overcome flood defenses of coastal nuclear plants & energy facilities.

If A Tree Falls in the Senate, Will Anyone Hear Sea Rise?

  • Published: Apr 20th, 2012

At Thursday's Senate hearing, it was made painfully clear that climate change isn’t high on the legislative agenda

Tropical Storm Washi Triggers Disastrous Flooding in Philippines

  • Published: Dec 19th, 2011

A tropical cyclone traversing an unusual path took the southern Philippines by surprise, killed at least 900 from flash flooding.

Heat Waves and Nuclear Power — Part Two

  • Published: May 4th, 2011

Floods in the Midwest and a new SolveClimate story are a reminder of nuclear power's vulnerability to climate change.

Eyeing Super Typhoon Megi

  • Published: Oct 18th, 2010

Stunning satellite image captures the wrath of Super Typhoon Megi as it strikes the Philippines.

What Do Americans Really Think About Climate Change?

  • Published: Oct 15th, 2010

New polling reveals Americans' low climate literacy, meanwhile the U.N. IPCC announces a series of reforms, and tiny Hurricane Paula hits Cuba.