Sea level rise will exacerbate storm surge flooding, scientists say, which means more severe "worst-case scenarios" for plants like Florida's Turkey Point.
Both NOAA and NASA reported today that 2010 tied with 2005 for the title of warmest year on record.
November 30th marked the official end of the 2010 hurricane season, here are some pictures from this year's storms.
The Atlantic hurricane season is not quite over yet, but it has already set many new milestones.
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.
Stunning satellite image captures the wrath of Super Typhoon Megi as it strikes the Philippines.
New polling reveals Americans' low climate literacy, meanwhile the U.N. IPCC announces a series of reforms, and tiny Hurricane Paula hits Cuba.
CLIMATE CENTRAL - The Atlantic Hurricane season is running above average in the number of storms, but the US has been spared a direct hit so far.