Drought & Deluge in 2018

Drought & Deluge in 2018

  • Published: May 23rd, 2018

Drought and deluge are both expected to be more common in a warming world. See how far off these cities are from normal precipitation so far in 2018.

Weather Extremes: Drought

Weather Extremes: Drought

  • Published: Apr 24th, 2018

When you think about extreme weather events, you may not think of drought.

Western Snowpack Trends

Western Snowpack Trends

  • Published: Mar 28th, 2018

Western spring snowpack has been below normal six of the past seven years, meaning less water during the traditionally dry summer months.

There’s Trouble Brewing For Beer in a Warming World

There’s Trouble Brewing For Beer in a Warming World

  • Published: Mar 14th, 2018

Climate change is affecting the key elements in beer production: hops, barley, and water.

The 10 Most Important U.S. Climate Stories in 2017

The 10 Most Important U.S. Climate Stories in 2017

  • Published: Dec 27th, 2017

Following a year of weather extremes, disasters and policy clashes, we asked our readers to help us pick out the most important climate stories from the U.S. in 2017.

The Number and Cost of Weather Disasters is Increasing in the U.S.

The Number and Cost of Weather Disasters is Increasing in the U.S.

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2017

As the climate changes, the number and cost of weather disasters is increasing in the U.S.

2017 Was the Year of the Billion-Dollar Disaster

2017 Was the Year of the Billion-Dollar Disaster

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2017

There have been 15 billion-dollar weather-related disasters in the U.S. in 2017, and the year may finish as the costliest on record.

The Sixth Mass Extinction of Wildlife Also Threatens Global Food Supplies

The Sixth Mass Extinction of Wildlife Also Threatens Global Food Supplies

  • Published: Sep 27th, 2017

The foundation of our food supplies are as endangered as wildlife but get almost no attention, a new report reveals.