Blogs States of Change

Southwest Wildfires Expand; Dangerous Weekend Ahead

  • Published: May 25th, 2012

Fanned by strong winds, two wildfires in New Mexico merged and tripled in size this week in the Gila National Forest.

Stunning Waterspout Images from Louisiana

  • Published: May 10th, 2012

Multiple waterspouts occurred along the Louisiana coast on Wednesday, resulting in stunning images and some damage.

Why Groundwater is Another Sea Level Rise Concern

  • Published: May 4th, 2012

Sea level rise threatens to cause groundwater-related problems in coastal communities, such as New Haven, CT

After Fukushima Nuclear Crisis, U.S. Flying Blind

  • Published: May 2nd, 2012

Sea level rise and storm-driven waves could overcome flood defenses of coastal nuclear plants & energy facilities.

Climate in Tennessee is Ripe for More Monkey Business

  • Published: Apr 12th, 2012

As it was in 1925, Tennessee is back on the national radar for its stance on science (evolution & climate change).

You Want Records? Search! Interactive Temp Tracker

  • Published: Mar 28th, 2012

Explore the record March heat wave, and other record temperatures, using this Climate Central interactive map.

Heat Wave Sends Temps Soaring into Uncharted Territory

  • Published: Mar 21st, 2012

The unprecedented March heat wave has now set thousands of records from the Midwest to New England.

It’s a Broken Record of Record-Breaking Heat

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2012

The epic March heatwave obliterates more records as a cold front slowly works its way eastward.