A Graphical Tour Through the Climate of 2011

  • Published: Jan 20th, 2012

The streak of warm years continued in 2011, with severe weather and climate extremes in the U.S. and worldwide.

2011 Was At Least 11th Warmest Year On Record

  • Published: Jan 19th, 2012

2011 was the 11th warmest year on record globally, and the warmest La Nina year ever observed.

Plains Blizzard Winds Down; Philippines Storm Becomes Deadliest of 2011

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2011

As a fierce blizzard winds down in the Plains, the death toll from Tropical Storm Washi rises in the Philippines.

Tropical Storm Washi Triggers Disastrous Flooding in Philippines

  • Published: Dec 19th, 2011

A tropical cyclone traversing an unusual path took the southern Philippines by surprise, killed at least 900 from flash flooding.

Top 10 Hardest Hit States of 2011

Top 10 Hardest Hit States of 2011

  • Published: Dec 16th, 2011

A look at which states were hit hardest by extreme climate and weather events in 2011.

New Jersey Faces Serious Climate Change Risks, Experts Warn

  • Published: Dec 2nd, 2011

More extreme hot days and more flooding will mean economic, environmental and health consequences for the Garden State.

Climate Change May Boost a Lethal Disease

  • Published: Nov 29th, 2011

The newly discovered virus Hendra has roared fully into life with more outbreaks in 2011 than in the 16 previous years.