Blogs Snow & Ice

The 5 Most Sobering Charts from the IPCC Climate Report

The 5 Most Sobering Charts from the IPCC Climate Report

  • Published: Sep 27th, 2013

The IPCC's new climate science report contains vital charts about the future of our climate, and they're not pretty.

Sunburned in Siberia: Heat Wave Leads to Wildfires

Sunburned in Siberia: Heat Wave Leads to Wildfires

  • Published: Aug 2nd, 2013

A heat wave in Siberia has led to a surge in wildfires, releasing large amounts of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.

Rare May Snowstorm Annihilates Records in Midwest

  • Published: May 3rd, 2013

A rare May snowstorm shattered snowfall records in three states, while bringing the threat of more flooding.

Winter is Coming: Texas, Midwest Bracing for Cold

  • Published: May 1st, 2013

A powerful cold front is ushering in record-breaking cold and snow from Colorado to Texas, and the Midwest.

Winter Is Finally Releasing Its Chilly Grip on the U.S.

  • Published: Apr 3rd, 2013

After a very cold and snowy March, spring weather is about to arrive in earnest across the U.S.

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.

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: 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.