NASA Visualizes Sea Level Rise in San Francisco Bay Area

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2011

NASA says two-thirds of its facilities in San Francisco Bay are at risk from sea-level rise, according to new research.

Arctic Ice Melt Adding More Heat to the Atmosphere Than Previously Thought

  • Published: Jan 20th, 2011

A new study says that melting snow and ice cover in the Northern Hemisphere is causing more warming than computer models predicted.

How Do We Know: Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice

How Do We Know: Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice

  • Published: Jan 10th, 2011

Learn how NASA scientists are tracking the melting Arctic sea ice and what less ice means for global warming in the future.

Montana Meets Vietnam

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2010

A group of students from the University of Montana is learning first-hand about how climate change may threaten Southeast Asia.

Tidal Energy Tests the Waters

  • Published: Dec 6th, 2010

Tidal power is garnering increasing attention as a niche supplier of renewable alternative energy in several coastal states.

Coastal Marshlands Can Adapt to (Some) Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Dec 3rd, 2010

Most coastal marshes could be underwater by 2100 if sea level rise occurs rapidly, says new research.

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.

How Do We Know: Thinning Sea Ice

How Do We Know: Thinning Sea Ice

  • Published: Nov 29th, 2010

NASA scientist Ron Kwok details new technology he is using to monitor how extensively Arctic sea ice is melting from below, a key indicator of the ice's long-term stability.