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Extreme Weather 101: Rising Temps & Snowstorms

Extreme Weather 101: Rising Temps & Snowstorms

  • Published: Dec 27th, 2012

Scientist Jay Lawrimore & meteorologist Dan Satterfield detail how rising temps can affect the formation of snowstorms.

Extreme Weather 101: Drought & Our Changing Climate

Extreme Weather 101: Drought & Our Changing Climate

  • Published: Dec 26th, 2012

Scientist Mike Brewer and meteorologist Dan Satterfield explain the connection between drought and a changing climate.

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.

New York Times Op-Ed: Rising Seas, Vanishing Coastlines

  • Published: Nov 25th, 2012

In the New York Times, Climate Central's Ben Strauss says we must take two steps to protect ourselves from sea level rise.

Cutting Short-lived Pollutant Can Halve Near-term Warming

  • Published: Nov 24th, 2012

Cutting methane, soot and air pollution can appreciably slow the rate of warming over the next several decades.

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.