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Got A Computer? Do Some Climate Science

  • Published: Nov 24th, 2010

By getting the public to join their modeling efforts, researchers hope to overcome future climate and weather uncertainty.

Feds Understate the Cost of Climate Disruption, Critics Contend

  • Published: Nov 16th, 2010

The total cost of climate change seems impossible to pin down, given the uncertainties. But climate researchers and economists are chasing after that sum.

How La Niña May Affect Your Ski Vacation

  • Published: Nov 12th, 2010

A strong La Niña event may give some ski areas, particularly in the Pacific Northwest, bonus snowfall this year.

Scientist to Retrieve Detailed Photos of Greenland’s 2010 Record Ice Melt

  • Published: Nov 4th, 2010

Arctic researcher Jason Box is going to great lengths to recover on-the-ground images of the extraordinary loss of ice from the Petermann Glacier.

La Niña Alert: Weather Extremes Are On the Way

  • Published: Oct 21st, 2010

A new report details just how the cooling now underway in the Pacific is going to make for strange weather this winter.

The Many Eccentricities of Hurricane Season 2010 (So Far)

  • Published: Oct 21st, 2010

The Atlantic hurricane season is not quite over yet, but it has already set many new milestones.

Scientists Consider Whether to Cause Global Cooling

  • Published: Oct 19th, 2010

Researchers are unsure how far they should push "geoengineering" experiments.

Climate Clippings: Lawsuits, the ‘Climate Gap,’ and a Better Drive

  • Published: Oct 4th, 2010

Courts could break stalemate on climate talks, California climate bill veto, and LED lamps make for easier driving in a Dutch tunnel.