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Ferocious Storm Set to Explode in North Atlantic

  • Published: Jan 25th, 2013

A weak storm is set to explode into a monster over the N. Atlantic, with hurricane force winds.

5 Charts Help Illustrate 2012 As Warmest Year on Record

  • Published: Jan 9th, 2013

These five charts capture the record warm and dry year of 2012 throughout the lower 48 states.

Tell Me Why: We Need ‘Normals’ and Long-term Trends

Tell Me Why: We Need ‘Normals’ and Long-term Trends

  • Published: Jan 7th, 2013

Climate scientist Anthony Arguez explains the importance of “normals” in this version of Tell Me Why.

Tell Me Why: Climate Science Is So Important

Tell Me Why: Climate Science Is So Important

  • Published: Jan 6th, 2013

Scientist Jeff Privette explains how what's seen from the sky can tell us a lot about our climate on Earth.

Tell Me Why: The Climate Extremes Index Matters

Tell Me Why: The Climate Extremes Index Matters

  • Published: Jan 4th, 2013

Climate scientist Deke Arndt explains the Climate Extremes Index and the critical information it contains.

Climate Central Leads 2012’s Climate Coverage

  • Published: Jan 2nd, 2013

Year-end numbers for media coverage of climate change show Climate Central led the pack.

2012 Year in Pictures: The Top 10 Most Striking Images

2012 Year in Pictures: The Top 10 Most Striking Images

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2012

Call it our year in pictures as 2012 may be remembered for some of these top 10 images.

Extreme Weather 101: Climate Change and Precipitation

Extreme Weather 101: Climate Change and Precipitation

  • Published: Dec 28th, 2012

When it rains, it pours. That’s how we may want to think about the effects of climate change on precipitation.