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Isaac Fades, but Odds of Hurricane Disaster Loom

  • Published: Aug 31st, 2012

Isaac was no Katrina, and Leslie and Kirk pose no threat, but that doesn’t mean we should stop worrying about hurricanes.

Image of the Day: Niger Caught Amid Weather Extremes

  • Published: Aug 28th, 2012

Niger's capital city was hit was severe flooding just before the region suffered from extreme drought.

Image of the Day: Fish Feel the Heat of Global Warming

  • Published: Aug 18th, 2012

A new study says that tropical fish in Australia are dying off or moving south due to climate change.

Image of the Day: Pink Flamingos Don’t Party Over Climate

  • Published: Aug 14th, 2012

Climate change could spell trouble for wading birds such as flamingos that depend on shallow coastal wetlands.

Image of the Day: A Swell Idea for Surfing, More or Less

  • Published: Aug 10th, 2012

Though surfers feel storms fueled by climate change are causing bigger swells, it's sea level rise that should be the worry.

Image of the Day: Freshwater Woes for Scenic Malta

  • Published: Aug 9th, 2012

The magnificent country of Malta may be in for freshwater scarcity, warns the European Environmental Agency.

Image of the Day: A Turtle’s Reaction to Climate Change

  • Published: Aug 7th, 2012

An appropriate reaction from an endangered baby loggerhead turtle to the threat it faces from climate change.

Image of the Day: A Fountain of Color in Yosemite Valley

  • Published: Aug 2nd, 2012

A river of rain and snowmelt plunging into Yosemite Valley collide against rocks at the bottom, sending up a rainbow.