Blogs Hurricanes

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.

Post Sandy, Wetlands Could Help Shore Up NYC’s Defense

  • Published: Nov 12th, 2012

New York City's shoreline could help be protected by wetlands, but only if there are enough of them.

Sandy & Other Disasters Could Hurt Climate Change Cause

  • Published: Nov 9th, 2012

Hurricane Sandy was a climate change wake-up call, but it could end up putting crucial action on hold.

How Fujiwhara Effect Will Toss Hurricane Sandy Into U.S.

How Fujiwhara Effect Will Toss Hurricane Sandy Into U.S.

  • Published: Oct 27th, 2012

One of the driving forces behind Hurricane Sandy pinwheeling toward the northwest is something called the "Fujiwhara effect".

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.

Sandy Is a Truly Unusual Event, Worthy of Our Attention

  • Published: Oct 26th, 2012

As the East Coast tracks Hurricane Sandy's path, the storm is a truly unusual event that commands our attention.

Hurricane Sandy Looks More Likely to Slam Eastern U.S.

  • Published: Oct 24th, 2012

A rare combination of factors may steer Hurricane Sandy into the Northeast as early as this Saturday.

Hurricane Sandy Poses Growing Threat To East Coast

  • Published: Oct 24th, 2012

Computer models show that Hurricane Sandy may threaten the Northeast in the form of a powerful nor'easter.