It also marked the end of the wettest 12-month period in NOAA's 125 years of record-keeping.
Meteorologists are warning Hurricane Florence could be as bad as 1954’s Hurricane Hazel, one of the worst storms to ever make landfall in the United States.
Researchers say warming trends are responsible for as much as 20 percent of the drought.
In the past few editions I have been addressing the recognition of the global water crisis, its relationship to the effects
Understanding the interconnections and interdependence needed for a healthy planet to live and the global and collective work needed to fix the damage done is not just a backyard issue, but rather an LGBTQ one, too.
Late last month, a stalled weather front dumped more than 13.5 inches of rain in a few hours on Long Island, flooding over 1,000 homes and businesses, opening massive sinkholes, and forcing hundreds to evacuate. That's almost as much rain as Long Island typically gets in an entire summer.
There are hundreds of pages of information, observations, projections, and conclusions to absorb -- almost all of it bad news.
Andy's drive to repair the smog-damaged woods of the local mountains became a 40-year passion for addressing pollution, drought, and global warming through systems that mimic natural forests.
Cloud cover and rain are most associated with low sun energy. This low sun energy applies to PV systems on people's roofs
CORRECTION: A previous version of this article stated incorrectly that ancient Hawaiians had 2,000 names for rain. There
"Is the climate changing?" is not the big climate question one of the world's most respected scientific journals is seeking to address. Instead, the question they attempt to address is: What does climate change mean for us, for our ecosystems, for the globe?
This past week, two studies were published that point a finger at human-caused climate change as being the cause of bigger storms and flooding seen over the last few decades.
Monitored by the Max Planck Institute for Technology, a leading tank for the study of atmosphere physics, the fake storms
Record amounts of rain fell all across the East Coast today, and the weather doesn't appear to be letting up anytime soon
Although the local and even regional effects of climate change will vary from place to place, natural disasters will likely
Only 7% of insects can eat non-native plants. Without insects to convert plant material to proteins most higher land animal life forms will go extinct.A California native oak tree can support over 400 different kinds of insects. A Norway maple, for example, supports nothing.