UN says 2013 extreme events due to warming Earth (Update)
The head of the U.N. weather agency said Monday that recent extreme weather patterns are "consistent" with human-induced climate change, citing key events that wreaked havoc in Asia, Europe, the U.S. and ...
Southeast England most at risk of rising deaths due to climate change
Warmer summers brought on by climate change will cause more deaths in London and southeast England than the rest of the country, scientists predict.
New index reveals that recent flood could signal climate change
(Phys.org) —A new investigation of long-term weather records suggests that recent flooding in the south of England could signal the onset of climate change.
Climate change could increase thunderstorm severity
This spring may be more like a lion than a lamb.
Linking storms to climate change a 'distraction', say experts
(Phys.org) —Connecting extreme weather to climate change distracts from the need to protect society from high-impact weather events which will continue to happen irrespective of human-induced climate change, say experts.
Obama unleashing power of data on climate change (Update)
The Obama administration hopes to fight global warming with the geeky power of numbers, maps and even gaming-type simulations.
Fierce 2012 magnetic storm barely missed Earth
Earth dodged a huge magnetic bullet from the sun on July 23, 2012.
Scientists illuminate cause of sun's 'perfect storm'
In a paper published today in Nature Communications, an international team of scientists, including three from the University of New Hampshire's Space Science Center, uncovers the origin and cause of an ...
Satellite movie shows a Mid-Atlantic St. Patrick's Day snow
The green of St. Patrick's Day in the Mid-Atlantic was covered by white snow as a result of a late winter snow storm. The covering of the green was captured in a movie made at NASA using NOAA's GOES satellite ...
New airborne GPS technology for weather conditions takes flight
GPS technology has broadly advanced science and society's ability to pinpoint precise information, from driving directions to tracking ground motions during earthquakes. A new technique led by a researcher ...
Space station moves away from space junk
The International Space Station had to sidestep a piece of space junk.
Researchers developing system to predict lightning
Millions of people who work or play outdoors might one day soon have a new tool to help them reduce the risk of being struck by lightning.
Croatian island children connect with online learning
For Croatia, making sure the five children on the tiny island of Susak get good schooling is not only a civic responsibility, it's a way of ensuring the viability of its sparsely populated Adriatic islands.
New satellite movie shows massive Eastern US cool down
Three days of satellite imagery from NOAA's GOES-East satellite were compiled into an animation that showed the progression of the storm system that drastically changed temperatures in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern U.S. ...