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.

How Do We Know: Ocean Acidification

How Do We Know: Ocean Acidification

  • Published: Oct 12th, 2010

The atmosphere isn't the only place carbon dioxide caused by human activity goes.

Seeds of Hope

Seeds of Hope

  • Published: Oct 5th, 2010

Reversing the process of environmental degradation in Senegal by restoring mangroves, which provide critical protection for coastal communities and nearby marine life.

How Do We Know: Sea Level Rise

How Do We Know: Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Oct 5th, 2010

A warming planet could mean that sea levels rise three or more feet by the end of this century.

Clues in Coral

Clues in Coral

  • Published: Oct 4th, 2010

Paleoclimatologist Casey Saenger describes how his study of ancient climates can help predict our future ones.

Get Ready for a La Nina Winter

  • Published: Sep 30th, 2010

La Nina conditions in the Pacific Ocean are likely to shape global weather patterns in the coming months. How might your region be affected?

Climate Clippings: Storm Barriers, Wind Potential and King Coal’s Stumble

  • Published: Sep 27th, 2010

A test of Rotterdam's defenses, a new look at U.S. offshore wind potential, and King Coal takes a tumble.