Storm Surge and Sea Level Rise: Cities at Risk

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Storm Surge and Sea Level Rise: Cities at Risk

  • Published: Jun 1st, 2015

Check out some of the most vulnerable cities to storm surge and sea level rise.

When It Rains It Pours

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When It Rains It Pours

  • Published: May 20th, 2015

See how the frequency of heavy precipitation has changed over the past several decades in your state.

Oklahoma City’s Wet Wednesday

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Oklahoma City’s Wet Wednesday

  • Published: May 7th, 2015

The city recorded more than 7 inches of rain in 24 hours, the third-highest single day rainfall total for any day since record-keeping began in 1891.

Extreme Weather Trends: What We Know

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Extreme Weather Trends: What We Know

  • Published: Apr 29th, 2015

What scientists know well, and what's left to learn, about extreme weather and climate change.

Where’s the Heat? Check the Oceans

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Where’s the Heat? Check the Oceans

  • Published: Apr 23rd, 2015

Greenhouse gases are trapping a lot of heat in the climate system and most of it is ending up in the ocean.

State Temperature Trends Since 1st Earth Day

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State Temperature Trends Since 1st Earth Day

  • Published: Apr 22nd, 2015

Every state in the U.S. has warmed since the first Earth Day, although the rate of warming varies. Check out how much it’s warmed in your state.

Months of Warmer-Than-Normal Temperatures

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Months of Warmer-Than-Normal Temperatures

  • Published: Apr 21st, 2015

While any one month with above average temps might reinforce the reality that the world is warming, it’s the trend of that really stands out.

Rise in Global Temps Since 1880

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Rise in Global Temps Since 1880

  • Published: Apr 21st, 2015

Since the advent of modern recordkeeping in 1880, the global average temperature has risen 1.6°F.