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.

New Homes in the 2050 Coastal Flood Zone

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New Homes in the 2050 Coastal Flood Zone

  • Published: Nov 13th, 2018

Sea level rise will threaten hundreds of thousands of homes in the coming decades — and many communities have built a striking number of new homes in the future flood zone.

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.

Climate Change and Rapidly Intensifying Hurricanes

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Climate Change and Rapidly Intensifying Hurricanes

  • Published: May 30th, 2018

Here’s how climate change may affect rapidly intensifying hurricanes.

Projected Cherry Blossom Bloom Dates in a Warming World

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Projected Cherry Blossom Bloom Dates in a Warming World

  • Published: Mar 21st, 2018

Before the end of this century, the cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C. may bloom a month earlier on average than they do today.

The Future of Extreme Cold in a Warming World

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The Future of Extreme Cold in a Warming World

  • Published: Jan 24th, 2018

Winter is losing its cool. See how much milder the coldest night of the year will be by mid-century.

Lake Effect Snow Season is Shifting and Contracting

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Lake Effect Snow Season is Shifting and Contracting

  • Published: Nov 15th, 2017

Watch how lake effect snow is expected to change in the coming decades.

Future Days Above 95°F

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Future Days Above 95°F

  • Published: Aug 3rd, 2017

Here's how the number of days with extreme heat will rise in the second half of the century.