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What Severe Weather Season Looks Like in 8 Seconds

What Severe Weather Season Looks Like in 8 Seconds

  • Published: May 1st, 2015

Tornado season is about to kick into high gear. See what parts of the U.S. have the highest risk.

How Did Your City Fare This Winter?

How Did Your City Fare This Winter?

  • Published: Mar 6th, 2015

The hot West, cold East divide continued for a second winter, but heat was the bigger story this year.

The Year’s 7 Most Telling Images From Space

The Year’s 7 Most Telling Images From Space

  • Published: Dec 25th, 2014

Satellites and astronauts have provided some of the amazing imagery of our planet this year.

Extreme Halloween: Ghoulish Weather Records

Extreme Halloween: Ghoulish Weather Records

  • Published: Oct 30th, 2014

Happy Halloween! Here's a look at Halloween climate extremes for cities across the country.

Climate Change Threatens Almighty U.S. ‘King Corn’

Climate Change Threatens Almighty U.S. ‘King Corn’

  • Published: Jun 14th, 2014

Heat waves and water shortages could devastate U.S. farmlands devoted to corn crop, a new report warns.

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.

Foliage Season Under Fire from Climate Change

Foliage Season Under Fire from Climate Change

  • Published: Oct 14th, 2013

Shifting seasons due to climate change could darken foliage, costing states billions in lost revenue.

Western Drought Intensifies, Leads to Deadly Wildfires

Western Drought Intensifies, Leads to Deadly Wildfires

  • Published: Jun 14th, 2013

A Western heat wave made the drought worse this week, even as more relief came to the High Plains.