News Projections

Got A Computer? Do Some Climate Science

  • Published: Nov 24th, 2010

By getting the public to join their modeling efforts, researchers hope to overcome future climate and weather uncertainty.

Feds Understate the Cost of Climate Disruption, Critics Contend

  • Published: Nov 16th, 2010

The total cost of climate change seems impossible to pin down, given the uncertainties. But climate researchers and economists are chasing after that sum.

How La Niña May Affect Your Ski Vacation

  • Published: Nov 12th, 2010

A strong La Niña event may give some ski areas, particularly in the Pacific Northwest, bonus snowfall this year.

La Niña Alert: Weather Extremes Are On the Way

  • Published: Oct 21st, 2010

A new report details just how the cooling now underway in the Pacific is going to make for strange weather this winter.

What Role Might Climate Change Have Played in the Recent East Coast Deluge?

  • Published: Oct 2nd, 2010

Heavy rains shattered records at the end of September, and climate research shows such extreme precipitation events are becoming more common.

New (Indirect) Evidence for a Cooling Sun?

  • Published: Sep 16th, 2010

CLIMATE CENTRAL - Some physicists suspect the Sun could be starting to cool off — but if so, it would only mask global warming for a while.

Tomorrow’s Infrastructure Poses Greater Climate Threat than Today’s, Study Finds

  • Published: Sep 10th, 2010

CLIMATE CENTRAL - What would happen to the climate if we stopped building carbon dioxide-emitting devices, but existing ones lived out their typical lives?

Global Cooling is Bunk, Draft NASA Study Finds

  • Published: Mar 22nd, 2010

DAILY CLIMATE - Global warming has neither stopped nor slowed in the past decade, according to a draft analysis of temperature data by NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies.