by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 29, 2014
Clusters of severe storms rolling through the Southeast since Memorial Day have caused widespread flash flooding in Texas and Louisiana.
by Ari Phillips Posted on May 18, 2014
At least 25 people are dead and tens of thousands more are without water or electricity in Bosnia and Serbia.
by Jeff Spross Posted on May 7, 2014
For the Midwest, the latest National Climate Assessment predicts more extreme heat along with heavier downpours and flooding, with consequences for the region's ecosystems and economy.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 1, 2014
"This was not something that anyone had prepared for," one Florida resident said of the flooding.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 24, 2014
How many people, hospitals, homes and schools are at risk from sea level rise in your area? Data for five New England states has just been added to Climate Central's interactive sea level rise map.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 9, 2014
All along the coast of the U.K. and in other coastal communities around the world, the threat of sea level rise and more violent storms is forcing towns and governments to make difficult choices -- build higher, build stronger, or retreat.
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 7, 2014
The flooding has killed at least one person and forced evacuations.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 7, 2014
At least 49,000 people are believed to be homeless after flash floods ripped through the Solomon Islands.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on March 27, 2014
The New York City Council introduced legislation Wednesday that would charge customers 10 cents for plastic or paper bags at most city stores.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on March 6, 2014
Hundreds of people who had to flee their houses earlier this week as floodwaters tore through Majuro, the capital of the Marshall Islands, are now returning home to pick up the soggy pieces.