Global Conveyer Belt: Ocean Current Slowing

Global Conveyer Belt: Ocean Current Slowing

  • Published: Jun 6th, 2018

The global ocean conveyor belt is slowing down, impacting climate, sea levels and marine life.

Weather Extremes: Snow and Ice

Weather Extremes: Snow and Ice

  • Published: Apr 24th, 2018

Higher temperatures lead to the melting of snow and ice.

Sublette on Arctic Sea Ice Maximum Extent

Sublette on Arctic Sea Ice Maximum Extent

  • Published: Mar 30th, 2018

Here's how Arctic sea ice may impact weather patterns.

Western Snowpack Trends

Western Snowpack Trends

  • Published: Mar 28th, 2018

Western spring snowpack has been below normal six of the past seven years, meaning less water during the traditionally dry summer months.

These U.S. Cities Are Getting More (and Less) Snow

These U.S. Cities Are Getting More (and Less) Snow

  • Published: Mar 28th, 2018

There were some unusual highs and lows to snowfall totals across the U.S. this winter. Take a look at the long-term trends in total snow for more than 1,100 sites.

The Economic Impacts of Craft Beer

The Economic Impacts of Craft Beer

  • Published: Mar 14th, 2018

Small breweries are economic drivers in statewide economies, and climate change affects the beer they brew. Here’s where it counts the most.

Fruit Trees Need Winter Chill for Spring Growth

Fruit Trees Need Winter Chill for Spring Growth

  • Published: Feb 21st, 2018

Milder, shorter winters from climate change are messing with fruit trees’ winter rest cycle, potentially reducing production and impacting local economies.

The 10 Most Important U.S. Climate Stories in 2017

The 10 Most Important U.S. Climate Stories in 2017

  • Published: Dec 27th, 2017

Following a year of weather extremes, disasters and policy clashes, we asked our readers to help us pick out the most important climate stories from the U.S. in 2017.