The Star Wars Universe & Planetary Climates

The Star Wars Universe & Planetary Climates

  • Published: May 2nd, 2018

May the Force be with you! The arid world of Tatooine and the icy world of Hoth from the Star Wars universe show the importance of atmospheres in a planet’s climate.

Sublette on Philadelphia Sea Level Rise

Sublette on Philadelphia Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Jan 12th, 2018

Sea level rise from climate change poses threats to Philadelphia, including most of its airport.

2017 U.S. Temperature Review

2017 U.S. Temperature Review

  • Published: Jan 9th, 2018

Several states had one of their hottest years on record in 2017.

Lake Effect Snow Season is Shifting and Contracting

Lake Effect Snow Season is Shifting and Contracting

  • Published: Nov 15th, 2017

Watch how lake effect snow is expected to change in the coming decades.

Coastal Cities at Risk

Coastal Cities at Risk

  • Published: Oct 25th, 2017

Five years after Hurricane Sandy, a Climate Central sea level rise analysis outlines the U.S. populations most at risk from coastal flooding now and by mid-century.

These U.S. Cities Are Most Vulnerable to Major Coastal Flooding and Sea Level Rise

These U.S. Cities Are Most Vulnerable to Major Coastal Flooding and Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Oct 25th, 2017

Here's how rising seas could grow FEMA floodplains.

Globally, 2017 on Track to Be Second Hottest Year

Globally, 2017 on Track to Be Second Hottest Year

  • Published: Oct 18th, 2017

Globally, 2017 is trending as the second hottest year on record, only behind 2016.

2017 on Track to Be Third Hottest Year Nationally

2017 on Track to Be Third Hottest Year Nationally

  • Published: Oct 18th, 2017

2017 is on track to be the third hottest year on record for the U.S.