Rising Global Temperatures and CO2

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Rising Global Temperatures and CO2

  • Published: Nov 20th, 2018

The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has a strong correlation with rising temperatures.

Greenhouse Gas Sources in the U.S.

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Greenhouse Gas Sources in the U.S.

  • Published: Nov 20th, 2018

Greenhouse gases come from several sources in the U.S., not just your furnace and you car exhaust.

Greenhouse Gas Concentrations

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Greenhouse Gas Concentrations

  • Published: Nov 20th, 2018

Greenhouse gases held steady for hundreds of years, but have jumped up since the start of the industrial era.

More Extreme Rain: Climate Extremes Index

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More Extreme Rain: Climate Extremes Index

  • Published: Sep 12th, 2018

Extreme rainfall is happening more often in a warming world, especially in the past few years in the U.S.

Strongest Tropical Cyclones by Region

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Strongest Tropical Cyclones by Region

  • Published: Sep 12th, 2018

As the climate warms, parts of the world have recently seen new records for tropical cyclone intensity.

Global Conveyer Belt: Ocean Current Slowing

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Global Conveyer Belt: Ocean Current Slowing

  • Published: Jun 6th, 2018

The global ocean conveyor belt is slowing down, impacting climate, sea levels and marine life.

The Star Wars Universe & Planetary Climates

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The Star Wars Universe & Planetary Climates

  • Published: May 2nd, 2018

May the Force be with you! The arid world of Tatooine and the icy world of Hoth from the Star Wars universe show the importance of atmospheres in a planet’s climate.

The 10 Hottest Global Years on Record

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The 10 Hottest Global Years on Record

  • Published: Jan 18th, 2018

2017 was globally the third-warmest year on record. See the rest of the top 10 here.