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March Was Second Hottest on Record Globally

March Was Second Hottest on Record Globally

  • Published: Apr 14th, 2017

March was the second hottest March on record, according to NASA, behind only 2016, a mark of rising global warming.

Calif. Snowpack Healthy Again, but Warming Looms Large

Calif. Snowpack Healthy Again, but Warming Looms Large

  • Published: Apr 3rd, 2017

California finally has a healthy mountain snowpack, but as temperatures continue to rise, that could change in the future.

Trump Order Targets Local Efforts to Adapt to Warming

Trump Order Targets Local Efforts to Adapt to Warming

  • Published: Mar 31st, 2017

President Trump's executive order also targets local efforts to adapt to climate change.

Drought, Weather Fuel Record Oklahoma Wildfires

Drought, Weather Fuel Record Oklahoma Wildfires

  • Published: Mar 24th, 2017

A dearth of precipitation and windy, dry weather have fueled a record winter wildfire season in Oklahoma.

Global Heat Continues With Second-Hottest February

Global Heat Continues With Second-Hottest February

  • Published: Mar 16th, 2017

February was the second hottest on record, despite the lack of an El Niño, a clear mark of global warming.

Mass Bleaching Is Hitting the Great Barrier Reef Again

Mass Bleaching Is Hitting the Great Barrier Reef Again

  • Published: Mar 10th, 2017

Warm waters are stressing the world's largest coral reef for the second year in a row.

February’s Warmth, Brought to You by Climate Change

February’s Warmth, Brought to You by Climate Change

  • Published: Mar 8th, 2017

Climate change made the February warmth that baked the U.S. at least three times more likely.

The Vast Majority of the U.S. Had a Crazy Warm Winter

The Vast Majority of the U.S. Had a Crazy Warm Winter

  • Published: Mar 2nd, 2017

The vast majority of the U.S. had a warm winter, driven in part by intense February heat.