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Image of the Day: A Technicolor Land of Extremes

  • Published: May 17th, 2012

A satellite view of Death Valley, Calif., the hottest, driest, lowest point in North America.

Image of the Day: Deadly Frog Gets New Lease on Life

  • Published: May 9th, 2012

Loss of habitat has taken a toll on golden poison frogs; scientists also link the loss of amphibians to climate change.

Take a Ride Into Space With NASA’s Rubber Chicken

  • Published: May 1st, 2012

NASA teamsed up with school children to send Camilla the rubber chicken into space to measure solar radiation.

Image of the Day: Islands Monitored for Climate Change

  • Published: Apr 28th, 2012

Scientists have selected about 30 islands in the Mediterranean as biodiversity hotspots to monitor climate change.

Image of the Day: ‘Come See Glaciers Before They Melt’

  • Published: Apr 27th, 2012

"Come see the ice caps before they melt" is a grim reminder of climate change, but it's helped Greenland's tourism.

Image of the Day: A Maple Syrup Story With a Bitter Taste

  • Published: Apr 2nd, 2012

The sap flow from the maple trees is governed by alternate freezing and thawing patterns in the late winter.

Going Out on a Limb: Forecasting Snowier Winters?

  • Published: Mar 30th, 2012

Global warming-related Arctic sea ice loss may be contributing to snowier winters in parts of the Northern Hemisphere.

Image of the Day: Nothing Here But Us Telegraph Wires

  • Published: Mar 29th, 2012

This photo has nothing to do with climate change, but we loved it so much we just had to share.