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Atlantic Storm Sets Records as 3 Others Span Pacific

Atlantic Storm Sets Records as 3 Others Span Pacific

  • Published: Aug 31st, 2015

Hurricane Fred is the easternmost Atlantic hurricane to form, as three Category 4 storms span the Pacific.

Study Suggests Key Role for Warming in Extreme Weather

Study Suggests Key Role for Warming in Extreme Weather

  • Published: Jun 23rd, 2015

Researchers advocate a new approach to searching for the fingerprints of warming in extreme weather.

10 Years After Katrina, Slow Hurricane Season Expected

10 Years After Katrina, Slow Hurricane Season Expected

  • Published: May 27th, 2015

El Niño will likely keep hurricane activity tamped down this season, which marks 10 years since Katrina.

U.S. Hurricane Drought ‘A Matter of Luck’

U.S. Hurricane Drought ‘A Matter of Luck’

  • Published: May 5th, 2015

In the case of major hurricanes — a Category 3 or greater — the U.S. has been in a dry spell for 9 years.

Climate Adaptation Experts Help Prepare for Disaster

Climate Adaptation Experts Help Prepare for Disaster

  • Published: Feb 28th, 2015

As the planet warms, new careers as climate adaption specialists emerge to help businesses prepare for disasters.

NASA Satellites Show Rain In Detail Like Never Before

NASA Satellites Show Rain In Detail Like Never Before

  • Published: Feb 26th, 2015

NASA released new precipitation data that could revolutionize climate and weather forecasting.

Climate Change’s Evolving Role in Extreme Weather

Climate Change’s Evolving Role in Extreme Weather

  • Published: Jan 2nd, 2015

Efforts to find the fingerprints of climate change on extreme weather are gaining steam.

6 Degrees: Drought Relief, Europe Heats Up, CO2 & More

6 Degrees: Drought Relief, Europe Heats Up, CO2 & More

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2014

California gets some drought relief, Europe sets records, the Arctic gets warmer and more.