Blogs Impacts

Warming Arctic May Be Causing Cooler Winters in Eastern U.S., Europe

  • Published: Jan 13th, 2012

A new study finds a link between a rapidly warming Arctic and cooler winters in the eastern U.S.

Mother Nature on Steroids

  • Published: Dec 28th, 2011

2011 was no ordinary year as Mother Nature slammed Americans with one deadly weather event after another.

Science Prevails as Climate Science Data Won’t be Censored in Texas Report

  • Published: Dec 22nd, 2011

After a public conflict, the Rick Perry administration has agreed to allow the publication of an oceanographer's report on sea level rise in Galveston Bay.

Global Warming and Malaria: It’s Kind of Complicated

  • Published: Dec 22nd, 2011

As temperatures warm and animals hosting infectious diseases take on a wider range, many factors come into play complicating predictions on what to expect

No Heartburn Relief for Oceans

  • Published: Dec 19th, 2011

Scientists feel we can fix the problem of ocean acidification but it might cost trillions a year and do more harm than good.

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.

New Jersey Faces Serious Climate Change Risks, Experts Warn

  • Published: Dec 2nd, 2011

More extreme hot days and more flooding will mean economic, environmental and health consequences for the Garden State.

Heat Wave Continues, With Record Warm Overnight Lows

  • Published: Jul 21st, 2011

Use this interactive to examine the record warm overnight low temperatures that have marked this summer's intense heat wave.