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Twin Cities Narrowly Escape Record May Snowstorm

  • Published: May 2nd, 2013

A rare May snowstorm narrowly missed Minneapolis-St. Paul, dumping more than a foot of snow outside the cities.

Image of the Day: Fewer Fireworks for Fourth in Colorado

  • Published: Jul 4th, 2012

To reduce the risk of adding to Colorado's wildfire woes, a fireworks ban that outlaws private operation of fireworks is in place.

Watching from Afar as Fiery Turn Burns Our Beloved City

  • Published: Jun 28th, 2012

Having lived in Colorado Springs, watching the wildfire threatening to engulf the city feels personal.

Colorado Wildfires Explained in One Chart

  • Published: Jun 27th, 2012

With Colorado wildfires raging, this chart shows the key role played by the lack of snowfall, and early snowmelt.

The Best & Latest Info to Track the Wildfires in Colorado

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2012

Where to go to find the latest information on the Colorado wildfires, as well as other fires burning in the West.

Heat Wave Bakes the West and High Plains, Moves East

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2012

Record heat in the West and High Plains is aggravating tinderbox conditions, and is moving to the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic.

‘Chasing Ice’ Catches Up to Earth’s Changing Climate

  • Published: Mar 8th, 2012

Powerful documentary showcases a changing climate through beautiful time-lapse cinematography.

Is Global Warming Hot Again in Hollywood?

  • Published: Feb 9th, 2012

Our own Heidi Cullen gives us the skinny on the new science (fiction) projects set to come out of Hollywood.