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Two Charts Show December’s Crazy Warmth

Two Charts Show December’s Crazy Warmth

  • Published: Dec 31st, 2015

December has been crazy warm across the East, leading to 10,000 daily heat records compared to 500 cold ones.

Bitterly Cold Winters Less Likely for East Coast

Bitterly Cold Winters Less Likely for East Coast

  • Published: Nov 5th, 2015

Warming has made the cold of 2013-2014 less likely, but that winter's storms couldn't be linked to climate change.

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.