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Nicholas marks the 14th named storm of 2021—a number we usually hit in November
The storm could bring serious flooding to the Texas and Louisiana coasts in the next 48 hours.
Hurricane Ida’s remnants will bring record-breaking rain as it travels north
Wind and storm surge from Ida were so strong that they briefly forced the Mississippi River to flow backwards.
Louisiana is making bold climate goals, but still wants its fossil fuels
The state aims to cut a quarter of its carbon emissions by 2025.
Invasive treefrogs have snuck into Louisiana and they are not good neighbors
Keep an eye on your toilet bowl (seriously).
Rains That Caused Louisiana Flood More Likely Thanks To Climate Change
40 percent more likely now than in the 20th century, according to NOAA study
Searching for Climate Signals in an Epic Flood
How carbon pollution spurred on Louisiana's epic storm.
Why Is Louisiana Flooding So Badly, And How Can We Prepare For It Next Time?
Setting an unprecedented precedent
Anti-Drone Lasers, Lemur Babies, And George Takei In Zero-G
Our favorite science images of the week
Louisiana Is Struggling To Dispose Of 15 Million Pounds Of Explosive Propellant
Maybe lighting it on fire isn't the best idea?