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No Record, But Arctic Sea Ice Will be Among 10 Lowest

No Record, But Arctic Sea Ice Will be Among 10 Lowest

  • Published: Jul 31st, 2014

Arctic sea ice extent won't reach a record low this year, but it is still declining and could place in the top 10.

Late July Chill Helps Set Record Lows Across the East

Late July Chill Helps Set Record Lows Across the East

  • Published: Jul 30th, 2014

Record lows were set across the eastern U.S. on July 30 as another bout of cool air from Canada invaded.

Tornado Hits Near Boston As Cold Air Invades U.S. Again

Tornado Hits Near Boston As Cold Air Invades U.S. Again

  • Published: Jul 28th, 2014

A tornado touches down north of Boston as another blast of colder-than-normal air invades the eastern U.S.

Number of ‘Hot Days’ Are on the Rise: See Your City

Number of ‘Hot Days’ Are on the Rise: See Your City

  • Published: Jul 25th, 2014

“Hot days” are likely to happen much more often if we continue to pump CO2 into the atmosphere.

Map Shows Energy Installations In Extreme Weather’s Path

Map Shows Energy Installations In Extreme Weather’s Path

  • Published: Jun 12th, 2014

Energy Information Administration's online energy map shows infrastructure in path of extreme weather.

A New Spin on Mapping U.S. Tornado Touchdowns

A New Spin on Mapping U.S. Tornado Touchdowns

  • Published: Jun 10th, 2014

Where are U.S. tornadoes most common? New maps of twisters by latitude and longitude show clearly.

Interactive Map Shows Details of EPA CO2 Emissions Plan

Interactive Map Shows Details of EPA CO2 Emissions Plan

  • Published: Jun 6th, 2014

The EPA's Clean Power Plan interactive map illustrates how states will be affected by the proposed CO2 rule.

Here’s How Much U.S. Summers Have Warmed Since 1970

Here’s How Much U.S. Summers Have Warmed Since 1970

  • Published: Jun 3rd, 2014

With few exceptions, summer temperatures across the U.S. have risen since 1970.