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Winter Brings Drought Relief to California

  • Published: Mar 30th, 2011

After a very wet winter, California declares its three-year drought emergency over, but long-term water challenges remain.

Northeast Snowfall Trends

  • Published: Mar 24th, 2011

Explore the past three decades of Northeast and Mid-Atlantic snowfall history, and compare that with projections for the end of the century.

Globe Stayed Warmer Than Average in February, NOAA Reports

  • Published: Mar 15th, 2011

According to a new global climate analysis released today, 2011 continues to show unusually warm conditions worldwide…with some notable exceptions.

Japan’s Nuclear Crisis Sparks Conversation on Energy Safety

  • Published: Mar 15th, 2011

How will the ongoing Japanese nuclear crisis affect the US political consensus on nuclear energy?

Weekly Climate Science Roundup: Feb. 15 to 21

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2011

Summaries of the previous week's most noteworthy climate science papers.

Risks Keep Rising for Coral Reefs, Analysis Finds

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2011

Coral reefs around Florida, the Caribbean, and the rest of the world are in worse shape than ever, a new report concludes.

Weekly Climate Science Roundup

  • Published: Feb 15th, 2011

Noteworthy climate science studies published between February 8 and 14th.

The Year the Arctic Shifted South

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2011

This winter has featured unusually cold and snowy conditions in the Lower-48 states, with much milder than average conditions in the Arctic.