The socioeconomic profile and long history of environmental hazards have left East St. Louis with alarmingly high asthma rates.
According to a Climate Central analysis, nearly 140 locations in the U.S. had a warmer March than April to date.
Crucial gaps in the nation’s aviation tornado warning and response system remain, like alerting airline pilots & passengers.
One of the biggest tornado outbreaks in March's history ripped apart at least 10 states in the South and Midwest.
With major flooding continuing along the Miss. River, Climate Central tackles the question of how climate change fits into the picture.
In Illinois, researchers are looking for America's next crop of biofuels to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and bolster energy security.