by Emily Atkin Posted on July 14, 2014
According to at least one scientist, the debate over the term "polar vortex" misses a more important point about the unusual weather pattern sweeping the United States.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 25, 2014
For the first time in the U.S. Drought Monitor's 15-year history, 100 percent of California is in "moderate" to "exceptional" drought.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 21, 2014 Updated: February 21, 2014
Despite the polar vortex in America, GISS and NOAA ranked last month as the 3rd and 4th warmest January on record, respectively.
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by Ryan Koronowski Posted on February 20, 2014
From the beginning of February through Monday, Arctic temperatures were between 7.2°-14.4°F above normal.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 13, 2014
The real reason why Winter Storm Pax is so unusual is not its size, its ice, its gusts or its very real potential for disaster.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on February 8, 2014 Updated: February 8, 2014
62°F in Alaska, snowmageddon in Atlanta. What's going on?
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on January 21, 2014
Even though parts of North America have been a bit colder than normal recently, the globe as a whole was much hotter than normal in 2013.
by Jeff Spross Posted on January 10, 2014
It's possible December's cold weather depressed the jobs count, and that man-made climate change could bring future freezes.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 8, 2014
But the frigid temperatures are putting a strain on the U.S. power grid.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 6, 2014
If climate change is real, then how did it get so cold?