Arctic Paradox: Warmer Arctic May Mean Cold Blasts for Some

Arctic Paradox: Warmer Arctic May Mean Cold Blasts for Some

  • Published: Dec 13th, 2010

Arctic warming and loss of sea ice may be helping to drive cold air southward, into the US and Europe, according to recent studies.

Hurricane Round-up 2010

Hurricane Round-up 2010

  • Published: Nov 30th, 2010

November 30th marked the official end of the 2010 hurricane season, here are some pictures from this year's storms.

It Was a Toasty, Stormy October

  • Published: Nov 10th, 2010

October 2010 was the 11th warmest such month on record in the U.S., and it was marked by a rare, potent storm system.

Historical Perspective on the Russian Heat Wave of 2010

  • Published: Oct 27th, 2010

The Russian heat wave of 2010 contributed to the deaths of as many as 15,000 people. But just how unusual was the heat?

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.

The Many Eccentricities of Hurricane Season 2010 (So Far)

  • Published: Oct 21st, 2010

The Atlantic hurricane season is not quite over yet, but it has already set many new milestones.

A Hurricane Season With Supersized and Shrunken Storms

A Hurricane Season With Supersized and Shrunken Storms

  • Published: Oct 19th, 2010

The 2010 Atlantic Hurricane season has been an unusually active one, with 17 named storms so far. Among these, Hurricane Igor stands out as one of the largest hurricanes observed, while Hurricane Paula was extremely small in comparison.

Eyeing Super Typhoon Megi

  • Published: Oct 18th, 2010

Stunning satellite image captures the wrath of Super Typhoon Megi as it strikes the Philippines.