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2013 Prediction: Climate Scientists Say It Again
Two statements on climate change will set the record straight--as long as nuanced differences from past reports aren't exaggerated.
The 2012 Heat Wave: “Almost Like Science Fiction”
Today is World Meteorological Day, and there’s no better time to take a serious look at our meteorological surroundings than...
Climate Experts Weigh In on Our Record Heat Wave
In honor of World Meteorological Day, it makes sense to take a closer look at the highly unusual winter and...
Predictions for 2012: Congress Keeps Fiddling While the Environment Declines
When it comes to the physics of climate change, no one year is more important than any other. But for...
Mongolia Will Build Enormous Block of Ice to Beat Summer Heat
Who Killed The Deep Space Climate Observatory?
Nearly a decade ago, NASA built an Earth-monitoring satellite that could have observed global warming in action. Then the agency stashed it in a warehouse in Maryland, where it remains to this day.
Attention, Supervillains and Climate Engineers: The U.N. May Soon Forbid You To Block Out the Sun
Of all of C. Montgomery Burns’s nefarious dealings on The Simpsons, perhaps none sticks in the public consciousness like the...
Lasers Could Create Clouds, and Perhaps Rain, on Demand
The future of weather manipulation just got even crazier
What a Difference 200,000 Years Makes
Scientists re-estimate the age of a group of human ancestors, leaving them out in the cold
Recovery of Ozone Hole May Increase Antarctic Warming
One step forward, one step back.