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It’s June. California Is Still Covered in Snow

It’s June. California Is Still Covered in Snow

  • Published: Jun 16th, 2017

The Sierra Nevada continues to sport a deep snowpack after an epic winter.

The Larsen C Iceberg Is on the Brink of Breaking Off

The Larsen C Iceberg Is on the Brink of Breaking Off

  • Published: May 31st, 2017

The crack that's been cutting into Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf is about to create a huge iceberg.

Waves Rippled Through Greenland’s Ice. That’s Ominous

Waves Rippled Through Greenland’s Ice. That’s Ominous

  • Published: May 26th, 2017

A previously unobserved phenomenon has roiled the interior of one of Greenland's glaciers.

Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Fix Neighborhood Floods

Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Fix Neighborhood Floods

  • Published: May 25th, 2017

As high tides caused flooding this week, federal legislation was introduced to protect neighborhoods.

Sharp Rise in Flooding Ahead for World’s Poorest

Sharp Rise in Flooding Ahead for World’s Poorest

  • Published: May 18th, 2017

Some of the world’s most vulnerable live in the tropics, where sea rise will cause a sharp rises in floods.

Warm Arctic Fuels Second-Warmest April on Record

Warm Arctic Fuels Second-Warmest April on Record

  • Published: May 15th, 2017

Temperatures were high in the Arctic and well above average in the Eastern U.S., China and Africa.

Glacier National Park Is Losing Its Glaciers

Glacier National Park Is Losing Its Glaciers

  • Published: May 10th, 2017

Over the past 50 years, some of Glacier National Park's namesake glaciers have shrunk by as much as 85 percent.

The Larsen C Ice Shelf Crack Just Sprouted a New Branch

The Larsen C Ice Shelf Crack Just Sprouted a New Branch

  • Published: May 2nd, 2017

The most-watched ice shelf in the world continues to break apart due to warm air and water.